University Open Tuesday, April 9; Be Cautious Traveling on Campus

UNC is operating on a normal schedule Tuesday, April 9 (with the exception of the Denver Center at Lowry campus, where classes have been canceled).

Please be advised that icy conditions exist and be cautious walking and driving on campus. Crews are out cleaning sidewalks, building entryways and parking lots. To report an area of concern, contact the Facilities Management Service Center at (970) 351-2446.

The storm has intensified since this morning, and UNC's emergency preparedness team continues to closely monitor weather conditions. The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for northern Colorado and the Front Range, effective through 6 tonight.

For updated travel information, including road conditions, visit the Colorado Department of Transportation's Web site at or call the toll-free recorded line at 877-315-7623.

As a reminder, the operating status of the university for Tuesday, April 9, is available via the following methods:

  • Online:
  • By Phone: The inclement weather phone line, 970-351-4100;
  • Media: Closures are reported to area media, including Denver TV stations;
  • E-Alerts: Notifications of closures are sent to campus phones and computers through voice, e-mail and text messages and to subscribed cell phones through text and voice messages from UNC's Emergency Alert system. To find out how to sign up your cell phone, visit

Please remember if you receive an emergency alert that the university is closed, calling the UNC Police Department to confirm the information is not necessary.



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