Brightspace Learning Management System 

Binghamton University is transitioning from myCourses (Blackboard) to a new Learning Management System (LMS), Brightspace by Desire2Learn (D2L). This decision was made in collaboration with faculty and students over a two-year period.  Brightspace will be replacing myCourses for Fall 2021

BU Brain (Banner Self Service)

An online application within the portal where access to personal information can be found. Student Accounts, Financial Aid, Course Registration and Transcripts can all be found within this area.

Business Intelligence- SAS Visual Analytics

Binghamton University has invested in SAS, a state of the art Business Intelligence platform for building custom reporting dashboards that support data-driven decision making. Information Technology Services’s highly-skilled data team will contextualize and visualize the data in your project. SAS is instrumental for querying the Operation Data Store (ODS). 

VMware Carbon Black

Installation of Carbon Black is required for University owned computers. It is not required for personal computers, even if they are used for teaching or working remotely or on campus. Contact the Help Desk for installation help.

To get the installation files, go to and select the link for “I need Carbon Black installed to protect my computer can I do it myself? The direct link to the files on Google Drive is here

Google Apps (BMail, Google Calendar, Google Drive, Google Groups, etc.)

Binghamton University has partnered with Google to provide our students, faculty and staff tools to enhance communication and collaboration.


Binghamton University now has a Gradescope license. In these unique times, instructors use Gradescope for remote delivery of their assignments and exams. Student info. | Faculty info. 


myBinghamton provides a campus portal and electronic workflow system for the University. 


The Course Management System used by instructors to generate information, communicate with students, record grades, and implement many other tools that can be beneficial to a successful online learning environment. Using myCourses, instructors develop web pages to publish instructional materials, group activities, tests, and quizzes, as well as a managed grade book. myCourses login | myCourses support
NOTE: myCourses/Blackboard will be going away for Fall 2021.


The Qualtrics Survey Service allows the campus community to easily create surveys, collect and store data, and produce reports.


Alternate media made easy!

Follow the four easy steps to have your document converted into an alternative, accessible format. The result is delivered in your email inbox. You may upload one or more files, enter a URL to a file or simply type in the text you wish to have converted. The form expands as you make your selections. Supported file types are .DOC, .DOCX, .PDF, .PPT, .PPTX, .TXT, .XML, .HTML, .HTM, .RTF, .EPUB, .MOBI, .TIFF, .TIF, .GIF, .JPG, .JPEG, .BMP, .PNG, .PCX, .DCX, .J2K, .JP2, .JPX, .DJV and .ASC


Binghamton University has a site license for Turnitin, one of the leading online anti-plagiarism programs. The integration of Turnitin with the myCourses course management system allows instructors to check papers for originality using Turnitin's plagiarism prevention system without ever leaving the myCourses environment. Contact the Help Desk for any information.

SUNY Employee Services Portal 

SUNY central single sign-in that allows access to Time and Attendance, HR forms, Business Intelligence, Procurement Card, Etc.


A work order management system used by Facilities Management.


Training & Help| Video on creating a Zoom account | Introduction to Zoom | Zoom bombing help links