Identity management system upgrade - August 17th 2018

On August 17th the University Of Victoria’s identity management system (IIQ) will undergo an extensive upgrade.

The (IIQ) service will be unavailable at times during the upgrade over the upgrade weekend starting at 12 noon on Friday August 17th until 8am Monday August 20th. During the outage window, the NetLink service,, will be unavailable for password changes or the creation of new NetLink accounts.

After August 20th, access will be removed from the previous identity management system, (UID) .

If you have any questions about this change, please contact the Computer Help Desk at 250-721-7687 or