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Service Alerts

  • No Service Alerts
    There are currently no service alerts at this time. If you believe D2L is experiencing an unscheduled outage, please contact UW-W D2L Support.


  • Planned Campus Network Outage – March 24th
    ICIT has scheduled network maintenance for the entire UW-Whitewater network on Sunday, March 24th, 2019 from 9:00 PM to Midnight.  During this timeframe all web based services, including Canvas and Desire2Learn, will NOT be available. Instructors: If you have any …
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Maintenance Schedule

5:00 - 7:00 AM
1:00 - 4:00 AM
All times are US Central

Students should avoid taking quizzes during these times.