Provost James L. Oblinger, in consultation with Chancellor Marye Anne Fox and Vice Chancellor of Finance and Business George Worsley, announced the decision after university officials reviewed the latest National Weather Service forecast for
Under the school's adverse weather policy, faculty and staff are responsible for their regularly-assigned duties and must make up time missed. Essential employees should report for work. Employees in non-critical roles must make their own decisions about reporting to work, based on personal safety.
Additional announcements concerning Friday, Sept. 19, class and work schedules will be made Thursday.