The University of Guelph has adopted weather-related emergency procedures and is closed Wednesday, February 6 to protect the safety of students, faculty and staff.

UPDATE: Impact on Deferred Exams

Due to the University closure, all deferred exams scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. on Feb. 6, will be rescheduled to 6 to 8 p.m. on Feb. 11 in MACN 105.

Impact on Campus Operations

Only those employees who have been notified in advance by their supervisors that they are considered essential workers as per the Hazardous Weather policy are expected to report to work. For those employees, public transportation is recommended for safety reasons.

The decision to close is based on a variety of factors, including weather forecasts, road conditions and availability of public transportation. For more information, please refer to the Hazardous Weather/Emergency Closing Procedures policy.

Please continue to monitor the website for updates and information.

Students, faculty and staff at the Ridgetown campus and at the University of Guelph-Humber are encouraged to monitor their respective websites for information.

Where to find information

When a winter storm hits and you need to know whether the University is open, the best information sources are: