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UAS IT Helpdesk


The Helpdesk is a regional support center that provides technical support and training for students, faculty, and staff, through our call center and via email.

Please continue to contact the Helpdesk after hours. Callers may leave a voicemail or choose to be redirected to the Statewide Office of Information Technology. We will respond to voicemail on our next business day.

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Mailing Address

Regional IT Helpdesk
11066 Auke Lake Way
Juneau, AK 99801
Mailstop: HB5


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Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Service Restored: UAS Online Student Portal

UAS Online Student Portal ( is now connecting to Blackboard.

If you continue to have issues, please contact the Helpdesk at 907-796-6400

Em Johnson 04:52:34 PM
Wednesday, January 17, 2024

Service Outage: UAS Online Student Portal (01/17/2024)

UAS Online Student Portal ( is currently not connecting to Blackboard. It is causing users to receive an error:

"Error communicating with Blackboard server: Unable to load course; Unauthorized."

Until this is fixed, please access Blackboard using the web address

Em Johnson 03:07:23 PM
Monday, December 11, 2023

Scheduled Maintenance: UAS Networking 12/27-12/29

Locations: Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka
When: Throughout the days of December 27th, 28th and 29th.

What is Affected: Internet/Data, Phones and Wifi

Estimated Outage:
Sporadic throughout the day. Each location can take anywhere from 15 minutes to an hour to finish updates and restore network connectivity. Some locations will cause other locations to lose network connectivity during the update.

December 27th:
Hendrickson, Soboleff, Core Switches, Server Switches, Phone Switches, CCTV Switch, Hendrickson Annex

December 28th:
Whitehead, Stover, Anderson, Jones House, JPH, Egan Wing, Egan Library, Mourant, Novatney, REC Center, Pump House, Forest Service

December 29th:
TEC, NSRL, Housing Lodge, Banfield, Apartments A-G, Sitka, Ketchikan


Martin Carter 11:04:26 AM
Tuesday, November 21, 2023

Scheduled Maintenance: Juneau Wireless (11/21/23)

All wireless access points will restart for update, so users will lose wireless connectivity for a period of time, from 5 minutes to an hour.

Date: Tuesday 11/21/23
Time: 9:00 PM
Where: All Juneau sites, including: Campus, Housing and TEC

Em Johnson 10:57:17 AM
Thursday, November 02, 2023

System Outage (11/4)

The following services will experience a brief outage on Saturday, November 4th sometime between 6am – 10am for system maintenance. Impacted services include UAS ELMO, Juneau print and file services including the Campus File & Sync Services.

Martin Carter 02:19:09 PM