45 posts categorized "Weather"

09/03/2020

USciences Public Safety - Tornado Watch Until 10p

This is a message from ReadyPhiladelphia.

Tornado Watch in effect until 10 PM. Conditions are favorable for severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes.

This watch means that conditions are favorable for the development of severe thunderstorms with possible tornadoes.  Hail and strong winds are also possible.  Persons in the watch area should be on the lookout for threatening weather conditions and listen for later statements and possible warnings.

For additional updates and weather information, visit http://www.weather.gov/phi

For all current NWS Watches, Warnings, or Advisories, visit http://goo.gl/xfexUk

For further information on emergency preparedness, visit http://www.phila.gov/ready

12/02/2019

Afternoon/Evening Classes Cancelled 12/2/19 @1 p.m.

Due to forecasted weather conditions, the University will operate on an early dismissal today, Monday, December 2, 2019. On-site classes schedule to begin at or after 1 p.m., including evening classes, are cancelled. USciences offices will close at 1 p.m. Essential employees such as Facilities and Public Safety should report to work. Online classes will be held as scheduled.

 We expect to resume normal operations tomorrow but check the emergency site for updates.  Please be safe in your travels.

 

Dining Hours for 12/2/19:

Wilson Dining – Regular Hours

Wilson Express – Close at 3 p.m.

Coffee Lab – Close at 2 p.m.

Starbucks and Tasty Drakes will be open Regular Hours pending weather conditions.

 

Study Space:

JW England Library will close at 1 p.m.

Spaces will be accessible in other campus buildings including McNeil STC and Alumni Hall for students to study.

01/09/2018

USciences Delayed Opening for 1/9/18

Due to current road conditions, USciences will open at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Essential personnel for facilities and public safety will continue with scheduled shifts as per their supervisors. The ARC will open at 11 a.m. as well.

01/08/2018

Early Closing of Campus - 1/8/18 @ 1:00p

Due to the forecast of inclement weather, the University is dismissing non-essential employees as of 1 p.m. today (Monday, Jan. 8). Essential operations such as Public Safety and Facilities will receive updated schedules from their supervisors. As there is a risk of continued difficult travel Tuesday morning, the State of the University address has been rescheduled to Thursday, Jan. 11 at 9 a.m. with breakfast to follow. Please be safe in your travels.

01/05/2018

USciences Now Closed 1/5/18

Due to continued inclement weather conditions, USciences offices will remain closed on Friday, Jan. 5. Essential operations such as Public Safety and Facilities will receive updated schedules from their supervisors for coverage. The ARC will be closed.

01/04/2018

Delayed Opening for 1/5/18

Due to current and expected a.m. road conditions, USciences will open at 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Essential personnel for facilities and public safety will continue with scheduled shifts as per their supervisors. Any additional status change will be communicated by 7:30 a.m. Friday.

01/03/2018

Winter Storm - 1/4/18

Due to the forecast of a severe winter storm in the Philadelphia region, particularly during the AM commute, USciences offices will be closed on Thursday, Jan. 4. Essential operations such as Public Safety and Facilities will receive updated schedules from their supervisors for coverage of tomorrow’s weather event. The University anticipates resuming normal operations on Friday, Jan. 5.

03/15/2017

USciences will be resuming normal operations, Wednesday, 3/15/17.

USciences will be resuming normal operations, Wednesday, 3/15/17.

03/14/2017

3/14/17 Weather Update - Onsite Evening Classes Cancelled

Due to current weather conditions, on-site day evening classes are cancelled.  Online classes will be held as scheduled. Students, Faculty, and Staff can keep up to date by checking the University’s emergency website – http://emergency.usciences.edu  Please make sure you are signed up for emergency alerts or take a moment today to make sure your contact information is up to date at https://alert.usciences.edu

Wilson Dining: Brunch 10:00am – 2:00pm; 4:30pm-7:00pm

Starbucks: Closed

TastyDrake: 5 p.m. -12:00am (closed if the storm is still active)

Coffee Lab: Closed

Wilson Express: Closed

ARC
The ARC will be open 10am-6pm

Study Space
McNeil STC and Alumni Hall will be open for students to study from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m.

Library
Closed

Due to current weather conditions, on-site day classes are cancelled and USciences offices will be closed today, 3/14/17

Due to current weather conditions, on-site day classes are cancelled and USciences offices will be closed today, 3/14/17. Determination for evening classes will be made by 2PM . Essential employees such as Facilities, Sodexo, and Public Safety should report to work as indicated by their staffing plan.  Online classes will be held as scheduled. Students, Faculty, and Staff can keep up to date by checking the University’s emergency website – http://emergency.usciences.edu.  Please make sure you are signed up for emergency alerts or take a moment today to make sure your contact information is up to date at https://alert.usciences.edu.

Wilson Dining: Brunch 10:00am – 2:00pm; 4:30pm-7:00pm

Starbucks: Closed

TastyDrake: 5 p.m. -12:00am (closed if the storm is still active)

Coffee Lab: Closed

Wilson Express: Closed

ARC
The ARC announcement will be made at a later time

Study Space
McNeil STC and Alumni Hall will be open for students to study from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m.

Library
Closed