SEVERE WEATHER CLOSING INFORMATION 09/10
UMASS AMHERST

 

Closing Options*

Delayed Opening
M W F: 10 AM
Tu Th: 9:00 AM
Monday to Friday
11:00 AM or 5:30 PM
(exam period 10:00AM or 1:00PM)

Closed All Day

Closed During Day*

Cancellation of Evening          Activities

Campus closure in effect until midnight unless campus officially reopens on same day

Watch or Listen…

starting at 6:00 am

starting at      6:00 am

when decided

Starting at       2:00 pm

email by 6:00AM

STAY TUNED TO YOUR RADIO/TV FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

For Information

Call Emergency Closing Hot Line 545-3630, watch Housing Service Cable Network (HSCN), or go to www.umass.edu

To Radio/TV
Stations…

Amherst (WFCR, WRNX) ~ Greenfield (WHAI)
Northampton (WHMP) ~ Pittsfield (WBEC)
Springfield (WHYN, WGGB-TV, WWLP-TV) ~ Residence Halls (HSCN)
(see alphabetical listing below for frequency numbers)

What will be affected by a closing

Classes ~ Child Care ~ Offices ~ Activities ~ Textbook Annex
Meetings ~ University Store ~ Continuing Education ~ Hatch
Snack Bars at Whitmore and Hampden

What remains open

(Designated ESSENTIAL PERSONNEL will report to work)

Dining Commons ~ Bluewall ~ Health Services ~ Police ~Hotel
Physical Plant ~ Garage ~ Conference Services ~ University Operator
Other areas as pre-designated (consult your Department Head)

Athletics
Fine Arts Center
Mullins Center

Athletics, Fine Arts Center, and Mullins Center events will take place as scheduled unless a separate announcement is made on local radio stations. Call or go on-line as follows:

Athletics Information: 545-2439  or www.umassathletics.com
Fine Arts Center Information: 545-2511
Mullins Center Information: 545-0505  or www.mullinscenter.com

Bus Service

Buses will run unless announced separately on local radio stations.
Call 545-1633 for recorded message or www.umass.edu/bus for details.

Library

go to www.library.umass.edu for updated operating status

Academic Calendar and Intersession

Same as University

Exam Period

Delayed Opening
Until 10:00 AM or 1:00 PM

The Library will make every effort to open.
Call Library Hours Hot Line: 545-0414

Sat/Sun/Holidays

Listen to radio or call Library Hours Hot Line: 545-0414 or go to web site

*If there is no vertical line, the information applies for each closing option

AM

FM

WBEC      1420
WHAI      1240

WHMP        1240 WHYN          560

WAMC   90.3 WBEC  105.5
WFCR    88.5

WHAI      98.3
WHMP    99.3
WPVQ     95.3

WHYN      93.1
WRNX     100.9

WGGB – TV Channel 40     WGGB – TV/DT2 Channel 6     
WWLP – TV Channel 22     WHSM – TV Channel 3

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