The Blackboard Cloud Migration was successfully completed on Monday, December 21, 2020 at 4:40 PM. If you encounter any issues, please submit a Blackboard Support Case.
The Blackboard Cloud Migration is currently in-progress. We expect the migration to be completed on Tuesday, December 22, 2020.
No, the cloud migration will be completed during the winter break after grades have been turned in. During the Spring semester, you can expect less Blackboard downtime than past semesters as the cloud offers a more reliable server infrastructure and zero downtime maintenance.
Blackboard will be offline from December 19th to December 22nd. If additional downtime is needed, you will be notified. Once the migration is complete, you can continue preparing your courses for Spring 2021 with the new home page, navigation, and features.
No worries! Your content and progress will be just like you left it once Blackboard is back online.
No, the new Ultra Base Navigation will only effect the Blackboard home page and navigation menu.
When discussing the logistics of this project, our team made a conscious effort not to change your course experience. Beyond the normal course copy process, no extra effort will be required to move your course over.
No, your course content will not be accessed.
Yes! In fact, the Blackboard app has greater compatibility with the cloud environment as both platforms use the same Ultra Base Navigation.
Due to the downtime, we will be extending the course access date for students until January 8th, 2021.
To access courses from a previous semester: