Upcoming System Downtime

This page is the official source of information from Liberty University Information Technology.

Friday, July 11th, 10:00pm - Saturday, July 12th, 2:00am

As part of a continuing effort to improve and maintain our network, Information Technology will be conducting planned maintenance on our Banner database system this weekend.

Student Impact

Financial Check-In, EZ-Proxy, most streaming videos (including in Blackboard courses), housing registration, and class registration are the major tools that will be unavailable during this time. For a full list, see the Services Impacted section below.

Blackboard access will remain available during this time. 

Faculty Impact

In addition to the services listed below, posting final grads and the student roster functionality in Blackboard will be unavailble. All other Blackboard function will remain online.

Staff Impact/Services Impacted

  • Banner (INB and ASIST)
  • Degree Works
  • Account Creation Tool
  • Banner Xtender
  • Financial Check In
  • IT Marketplace
  • All online payment transactions
  • Argos job submission and reporting
  • Campaign Enterprise
  • Online Student Application Submission
  • Online Transcript requests
  • P-Card SystemAd-Astra Campus Scheduler
  • Book Vouchers
  • LU Temp ID
  • LU Card ID Scan
  • Flames Pass Photo Upload
  • SharePoint will remain online but Banner related workflows will be down
  • Nightly Finance/Accounting batch transactions
  • 25Live


Information Technology works to minimize the occurrence of outages, both planned and unplanned. We have policies and systems in place to allow us to perform most network maintenance without customer impact, but occasionally a planned downtime period is needed. If you have any comments about the upcoming outage, please email itfeedback@liberty.edu