Blackboard Profiles will be discontinued on February 5, 2020. If you created a profile picture using the old Blackboard Profile tool, your image has been removed from the system. Use the instructions below to upload a new profile picture.


Adding a profile picture in myLesley will display your picture throughout myLesley, including your Discussion Board posts.


To add or change your profile picture, click on the My Blackboard link.


This will open a menu. Select Settings and select Personal Information.

image of settings menu with callout to personal information link


This will open a menu. Select Personalize My Settings.

select personalize my settings


In the Avatar Image area, select Use custom avatar image. Click Browse my Computer to upload an image from your computer.

image of avatar image area


Click Submit to save your changes.



For more information on your myLesley personal settings, see Blackboard Personal Settings. Please note that you cannot update your contact information or change your password via these settings. 


If you need to update your contact information please see:


To change your password, go to Lesley University Self-Service Password Management.