University of Cincinnati Will Close at 12:30 P.M. on Tuesday, Jan. 21

Due to inclement weather the University of Cincinnati will close at 12:30 PM Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.

Classes are canceled for the remainder of the day after 12:30, and all offices — with the exception of those noted in the UC emergency closing policy (University Rule 30-16-01) — will close. This announcement includes all campuses of the university.

The following units never close under any circumstances: College of Medicine, Hoxworth Blood Center, University Police, Office of Residence Life/Housing units, utility plants, emergency maintenance operations, any research unit where the integrity of the research must be preserved, and service units that routinely operate on a seven day per week, twenty-four hour per day service schedule.

University Hospital, UC Health, and related patient care units are not affected by this notice.  Please visit for information about University of Cincinnati Physicians offices and UC Health hospitals.

You can check the status of UC on our home page at, follow us on Twitter at UCEmergency, or call the status line at (513) 556-3333.  If you have subscribed to emergency alerts by text message, we will also send you a text when there is a closing.

For more information on snow closings, please see

The emergency closing policy is posted here:

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