How do I become a partner?
To become a partner, complete the Blackboard Partnerships™ program registration form. Please include as much detail as possible before submitting. One of our Blackboard Partner Team representatives will contact you within 48 hours of receiving your inquiry.
What are the different partnership levels?
There are three partnership levels: Blackboard Developer Network Partner, Signature and Premier—each designed to make a significant impact on learning and on your business goals.
Does each platform have its own partnership program?
There are currently partner programs for the following platforms: Blackboard Learn™, Blackboard Collaborate™, Blackboard Mobile™, Blackboard Connect™, Blackboard Student Services™, Blackboard Open LMS™, and Blackboard Web Content Manager.
How much does it cost to become a partner?
There is different pricing for each partner level and platform. Please contact the Blackboard Partner Team for specific information.
Is there a discounted price for non-profit organizations?
Yes. Contact our Blackboard Partner Team at BusDev&[email protected] for more information.
Who do I contact to follow up with my partnership inquiry or application?
If, after 72 hours, you have not heard from one of our representatives, please contact the Blackboard Partner Team.
How long does it typically take to process inquiries or applications?
Processing inquiries may take up to 48 hours. Application processing typically takes 3-5 business days.
Do partners have access to special resources?
Of course! Partners have access to resources such as a New Partner Start-up Kit with instructions on how to set up your development server, access to our Developer Network for documentation and other integration resources, and a how-to guide for creating a profile on the Blackboard Partner Catalog.
Who currently partners with Blackboard?
From global leaders to innovative thinkers, we have an impressive list of partners. View our Partner Catalog.