Inclement Weather Procedures
INITIATED: October, 1986
APPROVED: October, 1986
To provide guidelines in the cancellation of classes and/or closure of the University due to inclement weather.
All faculty, staff, and students.
The following guidelines should serve as an aid in interpreting the University’s Inclement Weather Policy. By clearly stating what the responsibilities are and where they lie, the policy will hopefully be administered fairly and serve the purposes for which it is intended.
Guidelines: A General Statement
The primary responsibility for implementing the Inclement Weather Policy resides with the individual. As a student, you bear the responsibility of making your special circumstances known to your professor. As a professor, you bear the responsibility of making your special circumstances known to your students and to apply this policy as fairly as possible.
A reminder: University policies are not made lightly, and they are not meant to be taken lightly. Everyone should try to avoid creating a situation where conflict might arise in operating under or applying a given policy.
Guidelines to the Student
Guidelines to the Staff
Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs
For implementing instructions, please click here: Inclement Weather Policy