Adverse Weather Alert: NCCU Operating Under Condition 1 Beginning at 10 p.m. Tonight, Feb. 17 - 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 18

Posted February 17, 2021, 8:16PM

Adverse Weather Alert: NCCU Operating Under Condition 1 Beginning at 10 p.m. Tonight, Feb. 17 

Durham County and other counties in central North Carolina are currently under a winter weather advisory. Freezing and frigid temperatures are forecasted. North Carolina Central University will operate under Condition 1 (Reduced Operations) of the Adverse Weather and Emergency Event Policy today, Feb. 17, beginning at 10 p.m. through 11 a.m. tomorrow, Thursday, Feb. 18. All classes will be remote until 11 a.m. 

Under Condition 1:

“The University remains open, but certain non-mandatory operations may be reduced due to more limited staffing. Mandatory employees must report to or remain at work. All other employees have the option to report late, leave early, or not work at all; however, the employee is responsible for informing his/her supervisory chain in a timely manner of all such decisions. Employees must code available leave for any work time missed during a Condition 1, unless the supervisor authorized off-site work arrangements…” 

Should campus operations change, we will communicate all updates via the Rave system (email, text and phone call), weather telephone hotline (919-530-7220), social media (FacebookTwitterInstagram) and on the NCCU website.

Faculty and staff should reference the correspondence distributed by the Department of Human Resources on December 18, 2020, regarding the Adverse Weather and Emergency Event Policy.

If you see anything hazardous, please report it immediately to the NCCU Police Department at 919-530-6106

Thank you.


Campus Operation Updates

James E. Shepard Library

Wednesday, Feb. 17, and Thursday, Feb. 18 

The Shepard Library will be open and available remotely from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m., on Feb. 17, and again from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. on Feb. 18. The library will be re-open at 11 a.m. on Feb. 18. The following are the ways to access service assistance with the Shepard Library (*. Please call (919) 530-6473, email, text (919) 799-2182, send a message using the Twitter handle or message a library staff member on Facebook at Access Services can be reached (919) 530-6426 and Research and Instruction can be contacted at (919) 530-6473.

Division of Student Affairs

Wednesday, Feb. 17  

  • Transportation and Parking Services: The After Dark shuttle will operate on its normal schedule at 10 p.m.

Thursday, Feb. 18

  • Campus Recreation: Will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • A.E. Student Union : Will be open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Student Health Services: Will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Transportation and Parking Services: All daily shuttles will resume normal operations at 1 p.m.

Hours will change accordingly should weather conditions worsen.



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