2FA for Blackboard: Shibboleth Briefly Unavailable

Impact of the change on users:

On Tuesday, April 5, Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) will be required for Blackboard. Visit 2fa.gmu.edu to enroll. For assistance, contact the ITS Support Center at 703-993-8870

Access to services and applications that use Shibboleth authentication, including Blackboard, will be briefly unavailable during the maintenance period. Sessions that are started prior to and are ongoing during the maintenance period will not be impacted.

Reason for the change:

ITS is enabling 2FA for Blackboard. (ID # 231263)