Bridge Bucks Unavailable Tuesday/Wednesday, June 27/28

What was this IT Service Notice about?: 

Bridge Bucks will be unavailable for use at all supported campus locations while the system is updated.

When did this happen?: 

The downtime will occur from Tuesday, June 27 at 6:00 A.M. through Wednesday, June 28 at 12:00 P.M

Why did this happen?: 

The Blackboard Transact system that supports the Bridge Bucks service is being updated for enhanced support and security.

How did this affect me?: 

Anyone wishing to make purchases using Bridge Bucks as a form of payment or to add additional money to their account will be unable to do so during this timeframe.

Users will also be unable to check their balance on systems such as ULink, the uLethbridge Mobile App, or MyCard Manager.

The downtime will directly impact the following functions:

  • Tim Hortons and Tim's Express purchases using Bridge Bucks
  • Vending purchases – Cash and coin only
  • Bookstore purchases using Bridge Bucks
  • Copy Centre purchases using Bridge Bucks
  • All Library Bridge Bucks Follow-you Printing
    • **This outage WILL NOT impact any Library departmental printing**
  • All Student Computer Lab Bridge Bucks Follow-you Printing
    • **This outage WILL NOT impact any departmental follow-you printing**
  • Student Residence Laundry
  • Student Portal (ULink) Financial information regarding Bridge Bucks and Dining Plan will not be available
  • MyCard Manager site will not be available
  • Purchasing Bridge Bucks
    • Cash Load Stations
    • Cash Office
    • Bookstore
    • Copy Centre
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