Scheduled Blackboard IM (instant messenger) Outage

Blackboard IM’s support team will be performing an update of the Blackboard IM  system during a scheduled maintenance window on Saturday, October 5, 2013 from 9:00 PM CST until Sunday, October 6, 2013 at 5:00 AM CST.

There will be no updates to the Blackboard IM client software at this time. During this server update, users will not be able to log into Blackboard IM. They will send a broadcast announcement to all users logged into the Blackboard IM client 15 minutes prior to the scheduled maintenance.

If you have any questions or concerns about this outage, please contact the Campus Support Center at 479-968-0646 or