48 posts categorized "Weather"

02/01/2021

USciences Weather Advisory: On-Campus Operations Suspended (2/2/21)

USciences Weather Advisory: On-Campus Operations Suspended (2/2/21)

Due to inclement weather conditions, USciences’ on-campus operations are suspended on Tuesday, February 2, 2021. There will be no in-person classes. Remote classes and operations will proceed as scheduled. 

Employees who can work remotely should do so. Essential personnel for facilities and public safety should continue with scheduled shifts as per their supervisors. 

The City of Philadelphia has declared a Snow Emergency. There is a potential for disruption of mass transit. Please check SEPTA.org for more updates. 

For updates from USciences please visit http://emergency.usciences.edu.

 

Dining Services 

Dining will be operating on the following schedule on 2/2:

Wilson Dining: Open from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. for grab and go online ordering.

Tasty Drakes: Open from 5 p.m.-11 p.m. 

Coffee Lab, Starbucks, and Wilson Express will be closed.


The Athletic/Recreation Center will close at 8 p.m. tonight 2/1. The ARC be closed tomorrow 2/2. Stay tuned to your email for updated hours of operation

01/31/2021

USciences Weather Advisory: On-Campus Operations Suspended (2/1/21)

Due to inclement weather conditions, USciences’ on-campus operations are suspended on Monday, February 1, 2021, starting at 7 a.m. There will be no in-person classes. Remote classes and operations will proceed as scheduled. 

Employees who can work remotely should do so. Essential personnel for facilities and public safety should continue with scheduled shifts as per their supervisors. 

 

The City of Philadelphia has declared a Snow Emergency. There is a potential for disruption of mass transit. Please check SEPTA.org for more updates. 

For updates from USciences please visit http://emergency.usciences.edu.

 

Dining Services 

Starbucks will close at 8 p.m. tonight, 1/31.

 

Dining will be operating on the following schedule on 2/1:

Wilson Dining: Open from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. for grab and go online ordering.

Tasty Drakes: Open from 5 p.m. - 11 p.m. 

Coffee Lab, Starbucks, and Wilson Express will be closed.

 

The Athletic/Recreation Center will be closed tomorrow 2/1. 

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.