When you login to MYSouthwest at https://sw.my.vccs.edu you will automatically be logged into Blackboard: select the Blackboard link to locate your classes and begin using the system.
Find my MYSouthwest account login information
Go to the MYSouthwest user information lookup page and enter the requested information. The result should provide a user id and password.
How do I reset my password?
- Sandy Baisden 276.964,7238
- Jennifer Hale – 276.964.7295
- Dyan Lester -276.964.7677
- Alta Lewis -276.964.7293
- Paula Owens – 276.964.7344
- Kathy Sword – 276.964.7297
- Teresa Thompson – 276.964.7299
- Connie Whited – 276.964.7238
What if there aren’t any courses under the “My Courses” tab?
It typically takes 3-4 days from the day you register until your course appears under the “My Courses” Tab in Blackboard.
If it has been more than 3-4 days and the course still doesn’t appear, contact your instructor.
What do I do if I get an error message while using Blackboard?
This does happen occasionally, so do not panic. The Blackboard servers are located in Richmond and they do go down or get overly busy during peak times of the semester. If you continue to have errors and cannot log in, please visit the MYSouthwest Helpdesk.