March 13, 2019 — Due to difficult travel conditions and worsening weather that is anticipated to continue into the evening, all University of Wyoming classes and labs will be canceled as of 1 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 13. The Wyoming Union, Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center and Coe Library will remain open until 5 p.m. to continue to serve students. Washakie Center and the residence halls remain open. All other university activities and events are canceled at 5 p.m.
All non-essential staff will be dismissed at 1 p.m. The Early Childhood and Education Center will close at 2 p.m. to allow families to pick up their children. Those who have traveled to Laramie should carefully evaluate staying in Laramie until the highways open and it is safe to travel.
Campus is expected to be operating on a normal schedule tomorrow, Thursday, March 14. Changes to normal operating schedules are communicated using the UW Alert text message system. Faculty, staff and students should register for UW Alert at www.getrave.com/login/uwyo.
For up-to-date weather information, visit the National Weather Service storm watch for Albany County at: https://alerts.weather.gov/cap/wwaatmget.php?x=WYC001&y=1. For up-to-date road information, visit the Wyoming travel information website at www.wyoroad.info. Always check road conditions before extended travel.