Respondus is used to create quizzes, surveys, and self-tests external to Blackboard. You can create documents to convert to text files and upload them directly to your Blackboard folder.
Getting This Service
Installation of Respondus is required for use. Windows computer users can install Respondus to your computer. Mac users will need to use the Virtual Computing Lab.
Instructions to install Respondus Test Creation Application are available in the Knowledge Base.
This service is available 24/7, excluding planned outages, normal maintenance windows, and unavoidable events. Maintenance windows are Sundays from 7 to 11 a.m. but may be extended to 2 p.m., if needed. If maintenance is required outside of these hours, it will be announced on the Alerts & Bulletins page.
- Download the Respondus Quick Start Guide
- View a Respondus video on publishing to your Blackboard course
- See the instructions for How to Send a Test to Blackboard Using Repondus and How to Import a Paper Test into Blackboard Using Respondus.