Communications networks experience outage for several days at Southeastern Louisiana University

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Published: Feb. 27, 2023 at 8:30 AM CST|Updated: Feb. 27, 2023 at 4:13 PM CST
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HAMMOND, La. (WVUE) - Due to unknown circumstances, communication networks at Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond have experienced outages for several days.

Faculty members say it started on Friday with the school’s official website going down and the outages were spread to the school’s phones, email, and Moodle online classroom resources.

The school released an official statement on Sunday night on social media saying that operations will continue even though some systems may not be returned to service.

📣 Network Update 📣 Southeastern is working to restore all systems as quickly as possible. Campus operations will...

Posted by Southeastern Louisiana University on Sunday, February 26, 2023

📣 Notice Regarding Temporary Southeastern Network and System Disruption. 📣 As a reminder, many of Southeastern’s...

Posted by Southeastern Louisiana University on Saturday, February 25, 2023

School officials say there was a “potential incident within its network, requiring the university to intentionally take the network offline as a preventative measure.”

Louisiana State Police is investigating the matter.

An outage was also reported at Dillard University and LSU, though it is unclear if the three incidents are related.

ITS is aware of an ongoing issue impacting numerous systems and applications including campus network access. We are looking into the issue and will provide more information as it becomes available.

Posted by LSU Information Technology Services on Monday, February 27, 2023

Power was out completely on portions of Dillard University’s campus, prompting school officials to put some students in hotel rooms and provide a shuttle to school.

This morning we delivered grab-and-go breakfast to students at the Hilton New Orleans Riverside. Lunch is dine-in 11...

Posted by Dillard University on Monday, February 27, 2023

A contractor working on Dillard’s campus says multiple fuses malfunctioned and power will not be restored until Wednesday at the earliest.

Here’s a message from President Ford regarding today’s power outage. For more updates visit:

Posted by Dillard University on Sunday, February 26, 2023

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