Getting Started: Accessing your Online Course

Important information for new online students

Your online course resides on FDU’s WebCampus, the university’s implementation of the BlackBoard learning management system, or “LMS”.

In order to access your course, you must first be registered for the course and have a Webmail account as described below.

Creating a WebMail account
  • Open a web browser and navigate to
  • Follow the link labeled “Create New Account” and follow the directions given.
  • Once you have a Webmail address, your WebCampus course account will automatically be created.

The creation of your WebCampus account, while automatic, may take up to 36 hours depending on when the next system update occurs.

Log On to WebCampus

For detailed instructions on how to use WebCampus, please refer to the Center for Teaching and Learning with Technology’s WebCampus Student Manual (PDF).

  • Login to WebCampus at
  • Enter your FDU Webmail Username ( and your FDU Webmail Password, then click “Login.”
  • Click on the desired course link to access that course. All of the courses you are registered for will be listed in the box titled “My Courses.”
Where to go for help

If you have difficulty logging on to WebMail or WebCampus for the first time, please contact FDU technical support at 973-443-8822 and by e-mail at

Getting Started Guide [PDF]

Printable guide to getting started with your online courses.


FDU's student email system


Access your online course

Course Finder

Locate a course section.


Grades and Transcrpts

FDU Library

FDU online Library