Mason Closed Due to Inclement Weather — Update

Posted: October 28, 2012 at 7:49 pm, Last Updated: October 29, 2012 at 6:44 pm

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On Tuesday Oct. 30, classes are cancelled and administrative offices are closed across all campuses of George Mason University.  It is anticipated that the university will resume normal operations on Wednesday, Oct. 31; however, an update on the operating status for Wednesday will be available by 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

The university will provide updates on Mason’s operating status via Mason Alert as the situation warrants. Please visit, call 703-993-1000 and read Mason Alerts for the latest information.

All members of the Mason community are urged to prepare for the potential impact of this storm by:

  • Monitoring weather and news channels (television or radio) for up-to-date information.
  • Keeping nonperishable food, water, a flashlight and medications on hand in the event of a power outage or regional flooding that prevents travel.
  • Having a contact plan with family and friends in advance, for communication and follow-up.

For more information on how to prepare and respond to severe weather and regional emergencies refer to the following guidance:

Tornado and Severe Weather Preparation Guide:

Regional Emergency Preparation Guide:

Write to Robin Herron at

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