Winter Weather Verbiage

Jan 1, 1970

CLOSURE

Weather Alert for Wednesday, January 17, 2018

William Peace University will be closed Wednesday, January 17, 2018, due to winter weather. All classes, campus activities, and athletics events are cancelled. Evening, on-campus classes for the School of Professional Studies are also cancelled.

The Dining Hall will open for Brunch from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., as well as Dinner from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sandella’s Café and Peace Perk will be closed.

Shuttle service for The Vie at Raleigh will operate on a Saturday schedule. If weather conditions worsen, shuttle service could be interrupted, in which case, please refer to your WPU email for updates from Student Life.

We will continue to monitor conditions and will revisit Thursday’s schedule.

You can find all weather updates at www.peace.edu, as well as on social media.

Weather Alert for Monday January 9th 2017

Pacer Alert – Due to the threat of icy conditions and hazardous roads, WPU will be closed on Monday, January 9th, 2017. All campus activities, including athletics events, are suspended. All online SPS courses will begin on Monday, January 9th as scheduled.

The dining hall will be open at 11:30am-1:00pm for brunch and will resume operations for dinner on Monday at 5:00 p.m.

Please refer to the emails sent from Residence Life regarding the shuttle service on Monday.

 

CLOSURE DETAILED

Weather Alert for Friday, January 22, 2016

Friday, January 22, 2016

The University will be closed on Friday, January 22, 2016,  due to the inclement weather. This includes both Day Classes and the School of Professional Studies.

The Dining Hall will be open on the “Sunday Schedule” which means brunch is available from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and dinner is available from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

For more information on utilizing the Dining Hall during weather delays or closures (if you are on-campus or off-campus) please reference the email sent from the Office of Residential Life and Housing.

The Wolf Creek shuttle schedule has yet to be determined. Please look for an email update from the Office of Residential Life and Housing.

If you have an internship, please follow your employer’s instructions during the time you are scheduled to work.

We will continue to monitor the weather. The University will revisit Saturday’s schedule as required based on conditions.

You can find all weather updates on the Top Headlines on the WPU homepage: www.peace.edu, as well as on social media.

Remember, WPU’s Departments of Public Safety and Department of Residential Life and Housing are always on duty.

 

DELAY

Weather Alert for Monday, February 15, 2016

Monday, February 15, 2016

The University will operate on a 4-hour delay on Monday, February 15, 2016, due to pending inclement weather. Classes will begin at noon.

The Dining Hall will open at 10:30 a.m. and follow the normal weekday schedule thereafter.

For more information on utilizing the Dining Hall during weather delays (if you are on-campus or off-campus) please reference the email sent from the Office of Residential Life and Housing.

The Wolf Creek shuttle schedule has yet to be determined. Please look for an email update from the Office of Residential Life and Housing.

If you have an internship, please follow your employer’s instructions during the time you are scheduled to work.

We will continue to monitor the weather. The University will revisit tomorrow’s schedule as required based on conditions.

You can find all weather updates on the Top Headlines on the WPU homepage: www.peace.edu, as well as on social media.

Remember, WPU’s Departments of Public Safety and Department of Residential Life and Housing are always on duty.

 

RESUME

Pacer Alert – The University will resume operations and operate on a traditional schedule on Wednesday, January 11th, 2017. All classes will meet at their scheduled times.

The safety of our students, faculty and staff are our top priority. With improved weather conditions and expected melting of ice and snow, travel to campus should be possible for most of our community. For anyone who remains reluctant to drive to campus due to unsafe road conditions in their area, please use your best judgment.

Affected students should contact their individual professors about issues, while faculty and staff members should contact their direct supervisor.

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