The Learning Portal (Blackboard) will not be available at the University of Toronto on September 1st, 2018. 


Quercusthe University’s new academic technology toolbox, will replace the Learning Portal (Blackboard) on September 1st, 2018. 

The Portal will cease to be available as of August 31, 2018 and Portal courses will not be available after that time. 

Quercus offers an advanced content design, easy-to-use course administration features and a mobile application for access to a number of key functions from a phone or tablet. You can explore a feature comparison of Quercus and Portal. 


Import Course Materials  to Quercus


About Quercus:


Quercus Support

Quercus for Students support resources are avaialble at qstudents.utoronto.ca.

For an in-person support please contact your division's edTech support team contact from this list.

See Quercus Support Resources for the University's help pages on the most common tasks in Quercus and for information on the tools integrated into Quercus.

This video demonstrates the most common tasks that instructors may undertake in a Quercus course: