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Planned Maintenance: SPIRE Unavailable - Fri., 4/23, 8 p.m. - Sat., 4/24, 8 p.m.

April 21, 2021

SPIRE, the university's student records system, will be unavailable from 8 p.m. on Friday, April 23 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, April 24, while UMass Amherst Information Technology (IT) performs planned maintenance. If you are experiencing issues with SPIRE outside of the maintenance window, please contact IT User Services at 413-545-TECH (8324) or

RESOLVED: Moodle Login Issues - Tue., 4/20

April 20, 2021

6:15 p.m.

The Moodle login issues reported earlier this afternoon have been resolved. If you are experiencing any problems with Moodle, please contact IT User Services at or 413-545-9400. 

4:30 p.m. 

Coming This Spring: Moodle Has A New Home for Summer & Fall Courses

April 20, 2021

Originally published: March 25, 2021

In support of flexible learning at UMass Amherst, an upgraded, cloud-based version of Moodle, one of the campus learning management systems, is available for
summer and fall university courses

RESOLVED: Moodle Issues - Thurs., 4/15

April 15, 2021

2:00 p.m.

The Moodle issues reported earlier have been resolved. If you are experiencing issues with Moodle, please contact
These issues affected the current version of Moodle and not Moodle in the Cloud. 


1:00 p.m. 

UPDATE: SPIRE Now Available - Thurs., 4/8

April 8, 2021

11:11 a.m.

SPIRE is now available. Thank you for your patience as we worked to resolve this morning's outage. 

10:50 a.m.

Our teams continue to investigate the issues behind this unplanned service interruption. Thank you for your patience. 

9:45 a.m.

UMass Amherst Information Technology (IT) is investigating reports that SPIRE, the student records system, is unavailable for some members of the campus community. Updates will be posted as they become available.