University-wide Closure and Class Cancellation Policy

As we approach another winter season, please take a moment to review the communication regarding the interim University-wide Closure and Cancellation Policy, which outlines the University's policy on extreme weather conditions and other emergency situations. Please also be aware of any additional procedures that may be implemented by your respective area/department.

Also, be aware that the University offers an Emergency Notification Service (ENS) which is used to communicate with subscribers through voice, text, and email messages, as deemed appropriate in the event of an emergency. For instructions on how to register, please refer to the CSSD website:

Review the full communication on the interim policy.

For more information or questions regarding extreme weather, please contact OHR Shared Services by calling 412-624-7000, option 3, emailing, submitting an online inquiry, or contact your area or department leader.