Question: How do I upload a profile photo to my Blackboard profile?


1) Log into Blackboard

2) Click on your name in the upper right-hand corner

3) Click on the “View Profile” icon on the left

4) Click “Edit My Blackboard Profile”

5) Click “Change Picture”


Photos must meet the following requirements:

  • You may use an existing digital photo or a scanned picture.
  • Acceptable file formats include JPG and GIF.
  • Your face must be easily recognizable and occupy at least 50 percent of the image.
  • The photo must show you, and only you. Please do not upload images of your children, pets, or other people.
  • The photo must be properly focused and not appear artsy, blurry, fuzzy, or grainy.
  • The photo must be free from provocative, political, obscene, disparaging or otherwise inappropriate verbal and/or nonverbal messages.
  • The photo must belong to you and not infringe on a third party’s copyright. You will be held solely responsible for any such infringement.
  • The photo must not promote any products or services or be commercial in nature. 

Answered By: Gillian Sochor
Last Updated: Dec 04, 2017 Views: 4