System Alerts

You may check the system alerts log below for different system status that we have announced and also view the current status of all teaching tools and services.

Last Updated: 12/12/2017

Active Alerts

Blackboard System Upgrade
Dec. 22, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Blackboard engineers will be performing a system upgrade to Blackboard Learn on Friday, December 22, 2017 at 12:00 a.m. CST to Friday, December 22 at 12:00 p.m. During this time, you will experience an interruption of services. This upgrade will deliver better learning management system functionalities and new features. For more information on this upgrade, please visit our Spring 2018 Blackboard Upgrade website.


System Tools/Services Current Status

The Center for Online Learning and Teaching Technology Help Desk publishes the most current service availability in the table below.

 System Status
 Blackboard Portal Currently experiencing intermittent problems
 Blackboard Collaborate Original Currently available
 Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Currently available
 Blackboard IM Currently available
 SafeAssign Currently available
 Lockdown Browser Currently available
 Tegrity Currently available
 Video Server Currently available


Status Legend:

Currently available This service is currently available
Maintenance This service is under maintenance
Intermittent problems This service is experiencing intermittent problems
Unavailable Service is currently unavailable

Cloud Services Status