Collaborate Ultra

We are are pleased to announce the availability of Blackboard Collaborate Ultra for LL.M Online courses. This upgrade provides many improvements including the following;
  • Sessions are entirely browser based.  No need for JAVA or downloading launchers
  • A streamlined user experience designed to remove clutter and unnecessary clicks
  • Improved audio and video quality
  • Integration with Blackboard course management - All your course materials, help & support, and access to the on-line course - are now available from one central location

To access your online course, login to the WMU-Cooley portal at http://portal.cooley.edu and select Blackboard Sign On within the MyWorld menu.

The following video provides a quick overview of logging into and accessing your course from Blackboard.  
Please note that your students will not be able to login to your course within Blackboard until the start of the term.

Collaborate Ultra Overview


Faculty Help & Support Resources for Collaborate Ultra


Technical Assistance

Phone:  (616) 301-6848   Email:  instructorsupport@cooley.edu

Passwords | Microphone and/or Camera setup | Platform availability | 

Internet access confirmation


Online Resources -

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s), and other resources for using Blackboard Collaborate Ultra in your Online classroom is available at http://bbc.cooley.edu


Course Content Assistance –

Contact the LL.M. Support Team at LLM@cooley.edu 


Student Assistance

Direct students to the Student Help and Support section within your Blackboard Course page.