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Blackboard (BB) Collaborate

Math Assistance Online Tutoring

Math Assistance uses Blackboard Collaborate to facilitate your drop-in online tutoring sessions with audio, video, screen-sharing and chat functions. Online assistance is only available to currently enrolled COD students during Math Assistance service hours.

Contact Us Through Blackboard Collaborate

To find us online:

  • Log in to,  then scroll down to "Learning Commons: Math Assistance" on the main page, then click Math Assistance LIVE!
  • Click the link to Math Assistance from your Blackboard course page.

You can work with a Math Assistance staff member immediately or you can ask for a study room where you can work on your own or with a group. When you need help, help will be right there!  

Blackboard Collaborate Requirements

  • A device with a camera and microphone (like a smartphone, computer, or tablet).
  • Web Browser – Google Chrome is recommended. (A plug-in may need to be downloaded with other browsers.)
  • Your log-in for COD's Blackboard site.

Contact Information

Learning Commons
Student Resource Center (SRC), Room 2102
Call: (630) 942-3940

Learning Commons Hours of Operation

Mathematics Assistance
(630) 942-3339

Writing, Reading, Speech Assistance
(630) 942-3355

Tutoring Services
(630) 942-3686