Campus News

UGA delays opening Thursday until 10 a.m.

Due to the possible impact of Hurricane Michael, the University of Georgia will delay opening its Athens campus until 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 11. The first classes will begin at 11 a.m. Business operations on the Athens campus will resume their normal schedules beginning at 10 a.m.

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 and please report any facilities-related problems.

Information about dining and other campus services will be posted on Twitter and as it becomes available.

Please continue to check for updates and other safety information.

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 and modifications to the schedule as conditions warrant.  Please go to this site for further updates: The safety and security of the university community is our top priority.

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