Product Profile
Blackboard Connect Notification System

Blackboard Connect Notification System

  • Supplier: Blackboard Transact
  • Region: United States
  • Updated: 2013/06/05
Product Specifications
  • Blackboard Connect is a time-based notification system designed to help improve enrollment, increase involvement and facilitate campus connections through improved communication. Blackboard Connect has been designed to meet the needs of higher education institutions and offers a bundled set of community outreach, urgent communication and survey notification tools.

    Hundreds of higher education institutions are using the Blackboard Connect service to drive their campus communications strategy. Clients use the technology to communicate with all or part of their campus community regarding:
    * Urgent Response and Communication: Campus closures, flu outbreaks, major catastrophe or evacuations
    * Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity Planning: Cyber security threats, virus outbreaks, proactive help desk communication or technology outages
    * Enrollment Management: Admissions, financial aid, registration, retention, counseling and career advisory
    * Quickly and easily record and send notifications to thousands of people in minutes
    * No additional software, hardware or phone lines
    * Unlimited use for one fixed annual fee
    * Comprehensive reporting