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In the event of inclement weather, official announcements regarding the status of the campus will be posted via the following services.

These are the only official announcement listings for the campus.

Announcements will be made by 6:00 a.m. for status changes affecting the start of classes that day. Should the campus close early due to inclement weather, announcements will be posted as needed.

1. Get a text message. Register your cell number at http://live.psu.edu/psutxt and select "Mont Alto Alerts"

2. Call the Inclement Weather Hotline at 717-749-6090

3. Check the campus homepage at www.ma.psu.edu

 

Campus closures: Only in cases of severe weather conditions will the campus be closed. In some cases, the campus may delay opening or close early due to inclement weather conditions. If the campus is closed, all classes are cancelled and offices are closed. Essential employees will report to maintain necessary operations such as food service, snow removal, building heat.

Classes cancelled: when inclement weather causes poor traveling conditions, classes may be cancelled. Essential employees will report at 8:00 a.m. to maintain necessary operations such as food service, snow removal, building heat. Non-essential offices will open at 10 a.m.

Classes on Compressed Schedule: If the forecast predicts improving conditions, classes may be put on a compressed schedule (click link to see schedule). This schedule will allow time for roads to be plowed and give students more time to reach campus. Essential employees will report at 8:00 a.m. to maintain necessary operations such as food service, snow removal, building heat. Non-essential offices will open at 10:00 a.m.

Classes begin at noon: If the forecast predicts improving conditions, classes may begin at 12:00 p.m.  This option does not modify class schedules.  Rather, only afternoon and evening classes will be held.  This schedule will allow time for roads to be plowed and give students more time to reach campus. Essential employees will report at 8:00 a.m. to maintain necessary operations such as food service, snow removal, building heat. Non-essential offices will open at 10:00 a.m.