UT Austin to Reopen Tomorrow at 11 a.m.

March 3, 2014

AUSTIN, Texas — Due to winter weather, The University of Texas at Austin will close at 10 p.m. tonight and will reopen at 11 a.m.,Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Normal operations will commence at that time, including evening activities and classes.

All classes tomorrow morning are cancelled until 11 a.m.

Those classes that are scheduled to already be under way at 11 a.m., will be cancelled or have a delayed start time.  Students should follow faculty instructions with regard to those class start times.

The university asks that supervisors work with employees who have children in school districts that have closed for the day.

Essential personnel, defined by http://www.policies.utexas.edu/policies/emergency-leave are asked to report as requested by their supervisors.

Weather is often unpredictable and conditions can change rapidly. The university will continue to monitor the situation through the morning. As the situation progresses, updates specific to closure and reopening will be available through local media, the university's Facebook page and Twitter feed, the emergency web page (www.utexas.edu/emergency), and by calling the university's emergency information number, 512-232-9999.

Before traveling to campus, carefully assess your personal safety. If conditions are not safe for you to travel, please stay home.

For more information, contact: University Communications, Office of the President, 512 471 3151.