Weather & Emergency Closing Information

Weather & Emergency Closing Information

Campus Closings, Cancellations, and Late Start Policy

In the event of an unanticipated closing due to inclement weather or another emergency, you may obtain official information regarding the status of classes by:

Sign up for PSUAlert

PSUAlert is Penn State's emergency notification system for students, faculty and staff. The system will be used to alert members of Penn State's campus communities of emergencies, campus closings, and other urgent information. Using this portal, students, faculty and staff can choose to receive PSUAlert messages by text message, voice message and email. Go to https://psualert.psu.edu/psualert/ to sign up.

Checking the campus website, Facebook, and Twitter

Please note: Posting on the website, Facebook and Twitter will be dependent on Internet connection and power.

Facebook: 
http://www.facebook.com/pennstatebrandywine

Twitter: 
http://twitter.com/PSUBrandywine

In the event of a significant snowfall or snow closure, please try not to leave your vehicle in the campus parking areas as it becomes very difficult for the maintenance department to clear the snow from the lots.

LATE START POLICY

In the event of a 2-hour delay:

MWF classes:

  • The first classes held are the 10:30 classes, meeting at the regular time, with a regular schedule following.
  • The campus opens at 10:00 and staff report at 10:00.

TR classes:

  • The first classes held are the 10:00 classes, meeting at 10:30 until 11:45, with a regular schedule following. Common hour is delayed until the 10:00 classes end.
  • The campus opens at 10:00 and staff report at 10:00.