Weather Alert Archive

January 25, 2016

Johnson C. Smith University will resume normal operations Monday, January 25, 2016. Please exercise caution in shaded areas where ice may have re-accumulated.

January 23, 2016

The University will be closed on January 23, 2016, due to  inclement weather. All classes are canceled.

January 22, 2016

Please be advised that the University will be closed on January 22, 2016, due to inclement weather. Level 1 Essential Personnel must report for duty. Please allow extra time to arrive at the campus and be sure to use extra caution while driving, since the roads may be hazardous. The student cafeteria will operate on the brunch schedule.

October 2, 2015

JCSU is monitoring the inclement weather situation expected to result from Hurricane Joaquin, a Category 4 storm expected to impact our region until Monday, Oct. 5. N.C. Gov. Pat McCrory has declared a State of Emergency. Click here for more information


EDDIE MCGIRT CLASSIC, OCT. 3 at 12 p.m.

The JCSU-Bowie State football game time has been CHANGED to Noon Saturday, due to inclement weather.

“Our area is expected to get significant rainfall from this storm,” JCSU Athletics Director Stephen Joyner, Sr. said, "so for the safety of the student-athletes, game officials, game management staff and both home and visiting fans, the game will be played earlier than our original scheduled time, so that we can complete the contest before the roughest of weather hits the region.”


DINING HALL

The dining hall will operate as normal all weekend. Backup generators and additional supplies have been secured. Food will be available even in the event of a power outage.


MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

In case of a medical emergency, call campus police, 704-378-1003, before dialing 911. By calling campus police first, help will be expedited as campus police can direct first responders to your exact location.


SHELTER IN PLACE

You may be safer where you are. Do not attempt to leave your dormitory or apartment if weather conditions worsen. 


CANCELLED

The Masters in Social Work classes have been cancelled Friday night and Saturday, due to the inclement weather.  

LSAT testing scheduled for tomorrow 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. will be cancelled if the school closes. If the University is open, testing will resume on a normal schedule.  


For questions about our emergency procedures, go to: http://www.jcsu.edu/news-events/jcsu-alert/emergency-procedures

February 27, 2015

Johnson C. Smith University will re-open at 8:00 a.m. Friday, February 27, 2015.

February 26, 2015

The University is closed today due to inclement winter weather. All offices are closed and classes are cancelled. The dining hall will follow the brunch schedule.

February 25, 2015

The University is closing today at 4 p.m. in anticipation of inclement winter weather. Evening classes are cancelled. The dining hall will follow regular dinner schedule.

February 11, 2014

The University will be closed at 1 p.m. today. Check the website for updates on Wednesday’s weather situation. 

January 30, 2014

The University will be operating under normal hours of operation today.

January 29, 2014

The University will be closed today due to inclement weather.

This includes Metropolitan College. 

Check the website and local TV stations Thursday morning for updates on the local weather situation and potential closings.

National Weather Service forecast »

January 28, 2014

The University will close today at 3 p.m. due to the forecast of inclement weather.

This includes Metropolitan College. 

The Dining Hall and Student Union will remain open and all on-campus University events will still be held today.

Check the website and local TV stations tomorrow morning for updates on Wednesday's weather situation and potential closings.

National Weather Service forecast »