Cancellations and Delays
Last updated: Thursday, March 13, 2014, at 6:01 a.m.
The University is operating on its regular schedule.
ADDITION TO WEATHER CLOSING POLICY:
“In the event of a delayed opening of the University, any class that would have at least 45 minutes of meeting time remaining after the announced opening time will meet starting at the announced opening time. Any class meeting that would have fewer than 45 minutes of meeting time after the announced opening time will not meet. For example, if opening the campus is delayed until 10 a.m., classes running from 9:30-10:45 a.m. would meet from 10-10:45 a.m.
In the event of an early closing of the University, any class that would have at least 45 minutes of meeting time prior to the announced closing time will meet until the announced closing time. Any class meeting that would have fewer than 45 minutes of meeting time before the announced closing time will not meet. For example, if we were to close the University early at 3 p.m., classes running from 2-3:15 p.m. would meet from 2-3 p.m.”
If you have not signed up for the EASTERN ALERT system, you can still do so by visiting:
http://www.easternct.edu/easternalert/stusignup.htm (for students)
You can also call the telephone weather hotline at (860) 465-4444 or toll-free (800) 578-1449 for emergency and cancellation updates.
During storm conditions, this page will be updated twice daily: 6:30 AM for the day schedule and 1:00 PM for the evening schedule with additional updates as weather conditions warrant.
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Eastern also maintains Weather Hotlines for up-to-the-minute information on cancellations and delays:
General Weather Hotline: (860) 465-4444 or toll-free (800) 578-1449
Employee Weather Hotline: (860) 465-5025