Student Resources

Blackboard Learn

Student Orientation Information

To log on to Blackboard Learn:

  • Login using your NetID and Password (for more information go to http://www.commnet.edu/netid/netid-faq.asp )
  • Click the Login button
  • Click on the Blackboard icon in the upper right hand area of your computer screen
  • Click on the link for the correct semester.  
  • If a Security Alert appears, click Yes

Mobile Blackboard Learn App

The Blackboard Mobile™ Learn app gives students and faculty access to their courses and content on a variety of devices including iOS®, Android™, BlackBerry®, and webOS® smartphones. Check out these resources to get started with Mobile Learn by clicking on the links below! 

Links for Students

Online Tutoring

Free Online Tutoring for all GCC Students

This semester all GCC students will have access to a free online tutoring resource called eTutoring. When you’re stuck on a math problem at night, get live one-to-one help from an eTutor.

When you need help with a paper send it to www.eTutoring.org and an eTutor will review it within 24-48 hours, returning it with expert advice and suggestions for improving your writing.

eTutoring provides tutors in the following subject areas:

  • Math (Developmental through Calculus and Statistics)
  • Writing (All Subjects)
  • Accounting
  • Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy & Physiology I
  • Information Literacy and Research Methods

Log in instructions: 

  • Go to http://www.etutoring.org/
  • Click on Log In Now
  • Click on Northeast eTutoring Consortium
  • Click on the arrow to the right of Please Select
  • Click on Gateway Community College
  • Read the instructions on the GCC page to learn how to log in, get technical support, etc.

Trouble Logging Into myCommNet

  • Trouble Logging In? Call the Help Desk at 203-285-2040

Student Support

GCC Distance Learning Phone Number: 203-285-2570

ConnSCU Student Support Web Site:
https://websupport.ct.edu

ConnSCU Student Support Help Desk: 860-493-0221

ConnSCU Student Support Help Desk Hours of Operation:

  • Monday-Thursday, 8:00 A.M. – 8:00 P.M.

  • Friday, 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.

  • Sunday, 1:00 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.