Content | Navigation |

Blackboard upgrade, outage June 29 - July 1

Blackboard will be unavailable 4 p.m. Friday, June 29, until 4 p.m. Sunday, July 1.

During that time, we will upgrade Blackboard. The outage also will include the Blackboard Manager site, which is used to create, copy and merge courses in Blackboard.

The upgrade will add new features and Grade Center improvements, and resolve some reported bugs in Blackboard. Details about specific changes and new features are available at

When scheduling this upgrade, we took into account which dates would be least disruptive for students and faculty. While the outage is scheduled to last until Sunday afternoon, Blackboard may become available as early as Saturday, June 30.

Contact the IT Help Desk at 701-231-8685 or if you have questions or need assistance.

Student Focused. Land Grant. Research University.

Follow NDSU
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • RSS
  • Google Maps

North Dakota State University
IT Help Desk Phone: +1 (701) 231-8685
Administrative Calls Only: +1 (701) 231-7961 / Fax: (701) 231-8541
Campus address: Quentin Burdick Building 206
Physical/delivery address: 1320 Albrecht Blvd, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 4510 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050
Page manager: Information Technology Services