Technology Services, No Change Periods

This page has information about the Technology Services No Change period, including the dates of future No Change periods.

Technology Services observes the No Change period to minimize the risk of service interruptions during the critical period leading up to and during final exams. During this window even minor disruptions to the network and other services can have a significant impact on students' preparation for and completion of final exams.

During the No Change period, Technology Services will not implement any change that may affect, directly or indirectly, any production service, function, or activity. Emergency maintenance and patches may still be applied during the no-change period if they are necessary to maintain the stability or security of a network, service, function, or activity.

The CMB schedules No Change Periods (NCPs) for all terms of instruction, beginning at midnight on Reading Day and concluding at 23:59 on the last day of final exams (Fall and Summer), or on the day grades are conferred (Spring).

Upcoming Technology Services No Change periods

2020-2021 Academic Year

Fall Semester 2020: Thursday, December 10 at 12:00 am to Fri, December 18 at 11:59 pm

Spring Semester 2021: Thursday, May 6 at 12:00 am to Friday, May 14 at 11:59 pm

Summer Semester 2021: TBD





Keywords:nochange period, service, emergency, patches, network   Doc ID:51221
Owner:Rob W.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2015-05-07 16:59 CDTUpdated:2021-05-10 09:21 CDT
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