Change Log

The myWKU Change Log provides information on enhancements and improvements to my.wku.edu. These notes contain details about bug fixes, upgrades, as well as more information about each release. Select a version below to see the release notes.

What's New:

  • Directory: added an autocomplete feature to the Departments & Organizations search. Users can now start typing a department name in the box or use the dropdown to select from a complete list.
Release date: 09/27/2016

Previous Updates

What's New:

  • WKU Apps: added a link to OU Campus login page.

Fixes:

  • Fixed a broken link to TopNet on the single sign-on login page.
  • Removed link to 2015-2016 Academic Calendar.
Release date: 08/25/2016

Improvements:

  • Directory: significantly reduced average load time for high volume search results.
Release date: 02/29/2016

What's New:

  • Directory Search Filters: Search results can now be filtered by Faculty/Staff or Student using the links at the top of the list.
  • Added two links to WKU Apps for Faculty/Staff users
    • Adobe Connect Pro: a web conferencing solution for online meetings and webinars used by education, business, and government agencies.
    • Qualtrics.com Survey Software: an online survey and research suite used for creating, distributing, and analyzing results for web-based surveys.
Release date: 02/16/2016

What's New:

  • Search WKU.edu: The wku.edu website is now searchable from within myWKU using the large input at the top of every tab.

Fixes:

  • Addressed a bug which caused some Internet Explorer users to encounter errors logging in to Travel Voucher SSO.
Release date: 01/25/2016

What's New:

  • Added myWKU Feedback to the bottom of every tab. Use the Leave Feedback button to submit your request to the WKU IT Helpdesk or call 270-745-7000.
  • Travel Vouchers SSO: Single sign-on support added for Travel Vouchers.

Fixes:

  • Fixed an issue causing some users to receive errors when trying to log in to TopNet using single sign on.
Release date: 10/28/2015

What's New:

  • Local and National News: You can now view both local news and national headlines from within myWKU. News stories feed provided by news.google.com.
  • Astra SSO: Single sign-on support added for Astra.

Fixes:

  • Fixed an issue causing users with large amounts of bookmarks to display improperly in some browsers.
  • Addressed a bug that prevented some Advisors and Faculty members from seeing the correct content once logged in.
Release date: 10/08/2015

What's New:

  • Transitioned platform from Luminus portal to custom web application built from the ground up and maintained by WKU Information Technology.
  • Updated design, including a modern dashboard style layout that is responsive to mobile devices and an array of screen sizes.
  • Central Authentication Service (CAS) leveraged for single sign-on (SSO) access to several WKU applications including:
    • TopNet
    • Blackboard
    • WKU Email
    • Banner
    • & more.
Release date: 09/08/2015