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Distance Education Questions


What kinds of online courses does ENMU offer?

The Office of Distance Education and Outreach has a list of online degrees offered at ENMU. If you have questions, email distance.education@enmu.edu.


What basic equipment do I need to take an online course?

You will need access to a modern computer with storage space and an Internet connection.


Can I get financial aid if I take online courses?

Yes. Financial aid is the same for all students, whether their classes are delivered face-to-face or at a distance.


I’ve registered for an online class. What happens now?

You must log in to Blackboard and start the course. Blackboard is the program used at ENMU to deliver most online courses. Don’t wait for your instructor to contact you. You are responsible for completing the work and interacting with the other students on your own. Be sure to note all due dates and test dates and follow all rules posted in the course. Read every page in your Blackboard course to be sure you haven’t missed anything.


How do I get a Blackboard account?

A Blackboard account is automatically created for all students at ENMU.


How do I log in to my Blackboard account?

Go to enmu.blackboard.com. Enter your username and password. Blackboard uses your network login as your username and your ENMU ID number as the password.


What if I don’t know my network login?

Go to the http://itsweb.enmu.edu website
Click on Student Account Activation
Read the Policies and check both boxes at the bottom of the page, then enter your information – Click on Submit .
Your information will appear on the next page after you submit the form.


Is your computer ready for Blackboard?

Use the Browser Tune Up located at http://www.webct.com/tuneup to check if your computer is ready to run Blackboard

For help with Blackboard, Mediasite or email, please call 562.4999 or use our toll free number: 877.755.3668 Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. MST.

The Help Line has extended hours when classes are in session: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. MST. and Saturday noon-5 p.m.

Please note that the Help Line is closed on Sunday, Holidays and during University closures.