Blackboard Managed Hosting and UTS will upgrade Blackboard to version Q2 2016 beginning at 12:30 AM on Sunday, December 18. The upgrade should be completed by midday on Monday, December 19. Students, faculty and staff will be unable to login to Blackboard during the upgrade. Most of the enhancements in the new version of Blackboard are “under-the-hood” and include improvements to security, Java 8 compatibility, and bug fixes.
If you have questions, please contact the UTS Service Desk at (803) 777-1800.