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Minerva/Banner/uApply monthly downtime for May 2016

14May201622:00
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15May201602:00

Minerva, Banner and uApply (the Graduate Admissions System) will be unavailable from Saturday, May 14 at 10 pm to Sunday, May 15 at 2 am, during scheduled monthly maintenance.

Minerva/Banner/uApply monthly downtime for March

18Mar201722:00
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19Mar201712:00

Minerva, Banner and uApply (the Graduate Admissions System) will be unavailable from Saturday, March 18 at 10 pm to Sunday, March 19 at 12 pm (noon), during scheduled monthly maintenance.

Phishing scam: "WELCOME TO MCGILL UNIVERSITY - ONLINE SERVICES"

A phishing email has been reported with the subject "WELCOME TO MCGILL UNIVERSITY - ONLINE SERVICES". It urges the recipient to click a link to upgrade their email account. A sample of the email is shown below.

Published: 29Feb2016

Connect with regular Skype users directly from Skype for Business!

As of March 2016, IT Services has made the Skype Federation feature available to members of the McGill community. This feature allows you to add people to your Skype for Business contact list even if they are using regular Skype.

Published: 8Mar2016

Phishing scam resurfaced: "Compromised Account"

A phishing email has been reported with the subject "Compromised Account". It is signed from McGill's Information Security (InfoSec) team, and urges the recipient to fill out a form to unlock their account. A sample of the email is shown below.

Published: 23Feb2016

Banner, Minerva, AX Imaging upgrade 2016

1Apr201612:00
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5Apr201612:00

McGill University will be upgrading Banner, the University’s enterprise repository of data for administrative systems, including Student Records, Human Resources, Finance and Student Aid.

Banner/Minerva and AX Imaging upgrade April 2016

This spring, McGill University will be upgrading Banner, the University’s enterprise repository of data for administrative systems, including Student Records, Human Resources, Finance and Student Aid.

Starting at noon on Friday, April 1
Ending at noon on Tuesday, April 5

Banner and Minerva will be unavailable during this period, and several major services including:

Published: 15Feb2016

Bronfman Building wireless maintenance Wednesday, February 24

24Feb201606:00
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08:30

Maintenance will be performed on the Bronfman Building wireless network on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, from 6:00 am to 8:30 am.

Bronfman Building wireless maintenance Tuesday, February 23

23Feb201606:00
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08:30

Maintenance will be performed on the Bronfman Building wireless network on Tuesday, February 23, 2016, from 6:00 am to 8:30 am.

Access to myCourses from myMcGill

For the time being, when you click on the Access myCourses link in the myMcGill portal, you have to re-enter your McGill credentials.

You can also access myCourses directly through one of the following options:

Published: 9Feb2016

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