How to access UFS BlackBoard

After you have been registered to study at University of Free State (best known as UFS), you’ll get UFS BlackBoard ( BlackBoard is an official UFS student portal (student self-service) which you will to access your academic record, exam results, time tables, financial details and more..

BlackBoard Login

Please use your campus username and password to log into Blackboard.

Please note that this is the same login credentials used by staff to browse the internet, intranet and log into their email address, and used by students to browse the internet and log into their UFS4life email address.

Forget password, use information below to re-set it…

If staff or students forgot their password, they can change their password online at using their Challenge Response answers.

For passwords queries contact the ICT Services Helpdesk

Monday to Friday: 07:45 – 16:30 on 051 401 2442
Monday to Friday: 16:30 – 22:00 on 051 401 3994
Saturday/Sunday/University Holidays: 08:00 – 18:00
Public Holidays: 09:00 – 18:00

Email: [email protected]

For Blackboard assistance:

Blackboard Helpdesk: 051 401 9452
Monday to Friday: 07:45 – 16:30

For enquiries after operating hours please email your enquiry to: [email protected]. Your enquiry will be attended to the following business day.

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