January 5th, 2014
COLUMBIA, Mo. — University of Missouri officials announced today that the university will be open tomorrow for all regularly scheduled operations, including classes that begin for students in the School of Medicine, the School of Law and the College of Veterinary Medicine.
Crews from campus facilities have been out since late Saturday night clearing campus. Currently, roads and sidewalks have been plowed, but slick spots remain.
“Campus Facilities crews will continue to treat all areas of campus this evening and overnight as needed,” said Gary Ward, interim vice chancellor of administrative services. “The possibility of slick spots on roads or sidewalks remains, and everyone is encouraged to use proper winter footwear.”
Individuals should continue checking http://MUAlert.missouri.edu for any updates. If any changes are made to MU’s operations, media will be alerted no later than 6 a.m., Monday, Jan. 6.
MU Health Care’s hospitals, emergency rooms and clinics will remain open. For updates about MU Health Care clinics, please visit www.muhealth.org. The MU Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital emergency service will remain open.