Emergency Closing Information

Delayed Opening (until 9:30 am) Closed All Day Close During Day Cancellation of Evening Classes (5 pm and later) Cancellation of Off-Campus Classes
Day Evening
Targeted announcement time Starting at 5:30 am Starting at 5:30 am When decided Starting at 3:00 pm When decided Starting at 3:00 p.m.
Situations can change stay tuned to radio/TV for additional information
Radio/TV stations TV: WREG (Ch. 3), WMC (Ch. 5), WHBQ (Ch. 13), WLMT (Ch. 24)
Radio: WREC (AM 600), WMC (AM 790), WUMR (91.7 FM)
Out of town media
What will be affected
  • classes
  • University, non-RODP online & video-assisted courses
  • University offices
  • day care
  • events
  • meetings
  • University Store
  • Continuing Education classes
  • First South Credit Union
  • Campus School*
  • Lipman School
  • classes
  • University offices
What won't be affected
  • Police Services
  • Residence Halls
  • Hotel
  • RODP classes

Staff: Personnel that meet the immediate needs of campus residents and facilities will report appropriately. This includes designated staff from Police Services, Residence Life, Dining Services, Physical Plant, and other employees other areas as pre-designated (consult your department head)

Emergency Crucial personnel will report to work
Athletics Intercollegiate athletics events will take place as scheduled unless a separate announcement is made on local radio/TV stations Athletics Information: (901) 678-2331
Libraries, Student Rec Center, UC Same as University
Information www.extended.memphis.edu
* The Campus School adheres to the Memphis City Schools (MCS) directives for weather; when MCS are closed due to severe weather, so is the Campus School. However, the Campus School will close when the University closes.