AUM provides resources to support your online experience and your technological needs.
Blackboard and Tech Help
- My AUM
Login to the AUM portal to gain access to campus resources.
AUM's learning management system
- Blackboard FAQ and Online Help Desk
- Blackboard Student Resource and Orientation Course
This course will show you how to use Blackboard and course tools such as discussions, tests, Respondus Lockdown Browser, and where to view your grades. Enrolled students can find this course Blackboard.
- AUM Help Desk
Contact the Help Desk at helpdesk@aum or call 334-244-3500.
Online Learning Support Student Affairs
- Respondus Lockdown Browser
Respondus LockDown Browser is a secure browser used when taking tests in Blackboard.
- Test Proctoring
Some online courses require students to take an exam that is monitored by a proctor. Your professor will let you know if you will have proctored exams and you are responsible for finding an approved proctor. Download Guidelines for Proctored Exams
ProctorU is a live, fee-based online proctoring service that allows exam takers to complete their assessment at home while still ensuring the integrity of the exam for the institution. Using almost any webcam and computer, you can take exams at home or anywhere you have Internet access.
- Java – Java is a free download.
- Mozilla Firefox is the recommended browser for Blackboard. You can download Firefox for free at Mozilla: www.mozilla.org/en-US/