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How do I manage my notifications?

Brightspace users can have notifications sent to their email or phone. Users can customize which actions in Brightspace will trigger a notification.

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Setting up Your Notifications

1) Login to Brightspace, then click your Name

2) Click Notifications


3) Brightspace provides 2 contact methods: email and phone.

  • By default, your Vanderbilt email address will be used for all email notifications. To add a different email address, click change your email settings.
  • To get notifications sent your phone, click Register my mobile. View the phone notification tutorial here.

4) Select your preferred method of notification (Email or SMS) for each listed action in a course.



5) Set any Custom Notifications and choose any courses to exclude from your notification settings.



6) Click Save.