Reach Distance Learning

eLearning@REACH Distance Learning Program Center

ATTENTION: Enrolled student accounts are created automatically. Accounts are active with registered courses the first day of class. Check Academic Calendar for exact start dates.

Directions to Login to UTPB Classes in Blackboard (Bb9.1) :
UTPB Bb Username:  lastname_first initial + last 3 digits of UID (same as UTPB e-mail)
UTPB Bb Password:  firstname+birthdate  (MMDDYYYY) OR UTPB e-mail password

See Course Schedules for Online Courses:

View Listing of UTPB Online Programs

Permian Basin partners with the Southern Regional Education Board's Electronic Campus and Texas Distance Education of the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Electronic Campus(THECB) electronic "marketplace" making UTPB's online quality instruction available to students throughout Texas and other states.

You can shop for programs and courses in this electronic marketplace and be confident each college and university has pledged to follow standards from the Principles of Good Practice. This set of quality standards, originally developed by the Western Cooperative of Educational Telecommunications, is available on the THECB web site at: http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/AAR/DistanceEd/PPGCourseGuide.pdf.

Distance Learning Complaint Process for UTPB's Out-of-State Student

UT Permian Basin encourages you to resolve issues or complaints by using the University Complaint Form or the student grievance process. However, if an issue cannot be resolved internally, you may file a complaint about UT Permian Basin with your state of residence or the University’s accrediting organization.

 Complaint Resolution Contacts by State

The University of Texas System provides to its students and prospective students contact information for filing complaints with its accrediting agency and with the appropriate state agency for handling complaints in the student’s state.

Accrediting Agency

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS)
Commission on Colleges

1866 Southern Lane
Decatur, GA 30033
Phone: 404-679-4500
Fax: 404-679-4528

State Agencies

Alabama

Link not found for complaint process, link to Alabama Commission on Higher Education

Alaska

Link not found for complaint process, link to Alaska Commission on Postsecondary Education

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Link not found for complaint process, link to Delaware Department of Education

District of Columbia

Florida

Link not found for complaint process, link to Florida Department of Education

Georgia

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

Kentucky

Link not found for complaint process, link to Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education

Louisiana

Link not found for complaint process, link to State of Louisiana Board of Regents

Maine

Link not found for complaint process, link to State of Maine Department of Education

Maryland

Link not found for complaint process, link to Maryland Higher Education Commission

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

Link not found for complaint process, link to Mississippi Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning

Missouri

Montana

Link not found for complaint process, link to Montana University System

Nebraska

Not available online

Nevada

New Hampshire

New Jersey

Link not found for complaint process, link to State of New Jersey Commission on Higher Education

New Mexico

Link not found for complaint process, link to New Mexico Higher Education Department

New York

North Carolina

If the complaint cannot be resolved after exhausting the institution’s grievance procedure, the student may file a complaint with the following office: Post-Secondary Education Complaints, c/o Assistant Director of Licensure and Workforce Studies, University of North Carolina General Administration. 910 Raleigh Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27515-2688, telephone (919) 962-4558. The student may contact UNC General Administration for further details. The Board of Governors, The University of North Carolina

North Dakota

Link not found for complaint process, link to North Dakota Department of Career and Technical Education

Ohio

Not available online, link to The Ohio Board of Regents

Oklahoma

Link not found for complaint process, link to Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

Oregon

Link not found for complaint process, link to Oregon Student Assistance Commission, Office of Degree Authorization

Pennsylvania

Link not found for complaint process, link to Pennsylvania Office of General Attorney

Rhode Island

Link not found for complaint process, link to Rhode Island Office of Attorney General

South Carolina

South Dakota

Link not found for complaint process, link to South Dakota Attorney General

Tennessee

Texas
Link not found for complaint process, link to Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board

Utah

Vermont

Link not found for complaint process, link to State of Vermont Department of Education

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Link not found for complaint process, link to West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Link not found for complaint process, link to Wyoming Department of Education