The University of Georgia
Division of Marketing & Communications

Saturday, September 9, 2017

University of Georgia cancels classes on Monday, Sept. 11

Athens, Ga. - Due to the pending impact of Hurricane Irma, the University of Georgia will be closed on Monday, Sept. 11. All classes, campus events and activities will be canceled during this time.

A decision on the status of Tuesday operations will be made by noon on Monday.

All university residence halls will remain open. For on-campus residents in University Housing, please contact your community front desk or RA with any questions or concerns. If you become aware of any facilities-related problems, please report them.

All dining halls will remain open. Campus transit is continuing normal operations and will continue operating unless weather conditions make it unsafe to do so. Please continue to check for updates and other safety information.

To view the inclement weather policies for Dining Services, visit:

To view the inclement weather policies for Transportation and Parking Services, visit:

Designated Employees - employees identified by their department or unit as necessary to the maintenance and operations of the university - are expected to report on time unless conditions prevent safe travel. Designated Employees should contact their supervisors for additional information.

The university will provide updates as conditions warrant. Go to this site for further updates:

To verify your emergency contact information, go to