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Getting Started in BeachBoard - Students

This page is a designed to assist all students with learning how to use BeachBoard for the first time.  Even if you are not a first-time user, this page will help you get started on how to navigate and utilize the tools within Beachboard Daylight to succeed in your academic career.

Accessing BeachBoard

Access Single Sign-On (SSO) at: http://sso.csulb.edu/  

CSULB Single Sign-On

Click on the BeachBoard Chiclet

BeachBoard Chiclet

For questions and information on how to access your Single Sign On:

BeachBoard Homepage

Navigating BeachBoard

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Setting up your Personal Profile

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Setting up your Notifications

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Viewing Lecture Content

Content

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Assessments

Discussions

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Submitting Assignments through Dropbox

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Taking a Quiz

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Gradebook

Grades

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Communicating with Classmates

Emailing the ClassList

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NOTE: The Instant Message tool is not available. In addition, it is not recommended that students use the email function in BeachBoard. The tool has not proven to be the best source for communications between faculty and students.  Instead we recommend using campus email.