Campuswide Outages of IT Services Sunday, March 14, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m.

Impact of the change on the user:

During the maintenance period, the following systems and applications may experience intermittent and brief outages:
  • 25Live
  • Banner Admin (and applications that require it such as Patriot Web and the Password Management website)
  • Campus Wi-Fi Networks
  • Colocation Services (hosted server space)
  • Departmental Systems
  • Dynamic Forms
  • (web access to email)
  • Mason’s central website (
  • MESA
  • MicroStrategy
  • Telephone Services (excludes MS Teams softphones and Call Centers)
  • Wired Networks in Residence Halls
  • Virtual Private Network (VPN)

Wired networks in academic/administrative buildings will be available. Additionally, university emergency services, Blackboard, Office 365, and MasonLive will not be affected.

Reason for the change:

ITS is applying security updates to the servers. (ID # 210173)