IT Status is an online dashboard and notification tool that communicates ITS service outages, maintenance and current status updates to a general campus audience. Individuals may subscribe to any or all ITS services and receive email or text notifications.

Benefits & Features

No technology works 100% of the time.  IT Status is a communication tool that keeps the campus informed of outages and downtime for systems, networking and applications.

  • displays on online "dashboard" of services and is Office of the President communication dashboard for IT-related incidents.
  • Users can subscribe to receive any or all service notifications from the dashboard via email, text, RSS and Twitter.
  • Users can also subscribe to an individual incident when it occurs and receive updates until the issue is resolved.
  • Services with * indicate dashboard display only, 3rd Party component--to receive notifications go to the vendor status page.
  • Past incidents and maintenance events are archived and can be reviewed.
  • Incidents will be posted on Twitter @StatusNebraska
  • Incident history available at

Getting Started

How to subscribe via email or text:

Email and text are separate subscriptions.

  • Go to
  • Click "Subscribe to Updates"
  • Select email or text icon >enter email or phone number
  • Toggle services on/off to select the services you want to receive notifications on
  • Click "Update Preferences" and you are subscribed


Students, faculty and staff are eligible for this service.


There is no charge for this service, which is considered a common-good service.