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After the latest upgrade, Excelsior College's course management system now requires port 8012 to be open in order to open a chat window. To learn how to configure your system to open this port, please see our Known Issues With Chat area of our help pages.
There was a system issue with the service that manages the login process for our web applications on Sunday, November 29th, between the hours of 4:00 pm and 4:57 pm. The service was available only sporadically between that time. Students and faculty who were logged in would not have experienced any issues, only those trying to log in between that time.