Top Hat General Information


What is the Top Hat software?


Top Hat is a polling application that allows instructors to directly survey/poll their students from mobile devices, laptops and text messages. The product is always free for the instructor. Students buy a subscription in order to access TopHat course sites.

Top Hat Information

  1. URL is
  2. Search for Bowling Green State University
  3. Select login with school account.
  4. Login with your BGSU username and password. 

Instructors can use the Quick Start Guide to get started or email

CFE Contact Information

For additional information on using Top Hat at BGSU, contact the Center for Faculty Excellence (CFE) at (419) 427-6898 or

For additional assistance, please contact Information Technology Services at 419-372-0999 or through chat.


Article ID: 110323
Wed 6/17/20 4:14 PM
Thu 10/19/23 11:49 AM