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UTPA campus opens on regular schedule; classes cancelled after 5 p.m.
Contact: Office of University Relations (956) 665-2741
Posted: 02/03/2011
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The University of Texas-Pan American will remain open today and classes will be held at their regularly scheduled times, Thursday, Feb. 3. However, all classes after 5 p.m. will be cancelled. Classes that end shortly after 5 p.m. (15 to 30 minute time frame) will remain as scheduled, but students will be released at 5 p.m. University administrators will be evaluating conditions later today and make a decision as to whether the campus will be closed Friday, Feb 4.

UTPA urges students, faculty and staff to be careful traveling to campus and bundle up during these extremely cold weather conditions. In the event that you find conditions too dangerous, please stay home.

Please continue to check the University's main website for the latest news. Subscribers to the BroncAlert! mass notification system will also be kept abreast of the weather situation and other important information. Please call the emergency hot line at (956)665-7233 to hear automated updates.