Western Kentucky University

IT Division - Systems Status

Blackboard (Online Courses)


Online course materials used for distance education courses and web-enhanced courses.

Current Status

All Systems are OK  Normal

Scheduled Down Time

Blackboard may be unavailable daily between 2:25 a.m. and 3:30 a.m. (Central Time) due to system backups. Blackboard also may be unavailable due to scheduled maintenance between the hours of 5:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. (Central time) each morning.

Last Update

July 8th, 2014 1:29pm Central Time

Systems Status Information

The information provided on this page alerts you to downtimes, outages, or other issues that prevent or impair your access to various IT systems.

If you are experiencing difficulties with a particular system, you can use this site to check for alerts and other information. You should call the Help Desk if you require more information or need to report a problem.

Scheduled downtimes and a description for each system are available by clicking the system's name.  You may also view all systems that have scheduled downtimes by clicking the Scheduled Downtimes tab.

Status Key
Normal Operation Normal Operation
Under Investigation Under Investigation
Impaired or Limited Access Impaired or Limited Access
Down or Inaccessible Down or Inaccessible
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 Last Modified 3/20/14