Instructional Technology

The Center for Instructional Technologies (CIT) provides many resources and services to promote the use of technology in the teaching and learning environment.  Included in these services are multimedia development, online teaching and learning resources, video and audio streaming studios, video teleconferencing studios and workshops and seminars that introduce faculty to the various technologies that Villanova provide.

Our mission is to develop and promote the use of technology in the Villanova teaching and learning environment.


Phone: 610.519.7777

Blackboard Winter Upgrade - December 26th

Beginning on December 26th at 630AM/EST, Blackboard will be unavailable due to a system upgrade.  The downtime needed for this upgrade is 36 hours. While the system will be available periodically on December 26th and December 27th, please be advised that Villanova staff will be making additional changes to the system until 630PM/EST on December 27th. We advise that no changes be made by faculty or students during this time.

In compliance with updated university policies regarding data retention, CIT will archive old courses from Bb Learn.  Additionally, the license for storage in Bb is finite and requires us to purge courses from the system to stay within our limit.  All courses in the following terms to be archived: Spring14, Summer14, Fall14.  These courses will be stored offline for a period of five years. The policy for Blackboard courses can be found here.

If you have any questions, please email your Learn coordinator or email CIT.

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Mondays - Thursdays: 9AM - 7PM
Fridays: 9AM - 4PM



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