Weather Update

The Emory & Henry College Main Campus will operate on a two-hour delay Tuesday, December 11. As a result, the Tuesday/Thursday inclement Weather Schedule is in effect. Please see below the Inclement Weather Schedule for Tuesday, December 11th, 2018 per the Student Handbook.

8:00 a.m. classes will run from 10:00 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
9:30 a.m. classes will run from 11:00 a.m. – 11:55 a.m.
11:00 a.m. classes will run from 12:00 p.m. – 12:55 p.m.
Remaining class times will not change. 

The Dining Hall at Van Dyke will open at 8:00 a.m. for breakfast. Stinger’s Café and Hometown will be open as well. WOW will open for breakfast at 9:00 a.m.

The Emory & Henry College Equestrian Center will open tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. Anything before 1:00 p.m. is cancelled.  

The Emory & Henry School of Health Sciences at the Marion Campus will also operate on a two-hour delay tomorrow. Classes will begin at 10:00 a.m. 

Continue to be safe. Please remember to call 911 should you find yourself in an emergency. The number to reach Campus Police is 1-276-944-6222. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to your Resident Assistant.

Weather Update

Both Emory & Henry College Main Campus and School of Health Sciences will be closed tomorrow, December 10th, 2018 due to snow and hazardous driving conditions.

Students are advised to treat Monday as a review day. Dining Services will open for brunch in Van Dyke beginning at 10:30 a.m. Monday on the Emory campus. Please remember that dinner will be served until 6:00 p.m. tonight (Sunday) in Van Dyke. Stay tuned to LiveSafe for an update regarding Tuesday’s schedule. Continue to be safe.

Please remember to call 911 should you find yourself in an emergency. The number to reach Campus Police is 1-276-944-6222. If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to your Resident Assistant.

Weather Alert

The Marion School of Health Sciences Campus is closed today, Sunday 12/9/18 due to snow. Only essential personnel are allowed on campus. No one else should be on campus. 

Weather Alert

Ice is forming in trees on all E&H campuses. Limbs are snapping and falling to the ground. Some limbs could be substantial in size, depending on the health of the tree and the amount of ice. Please use caution when walking near or under trees while this condition exists.

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The Emory & Henry College School of Health Sciences in Marion will be on a two-hour delay opening due to icy conditions.  The main campus will be operating on a normal schedule 

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McGlothlin-Street Hall

Ampersand Day 2019–Concurrent Session IV 1:30-2:15 p.m.
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Ampersand Day 2019–Concurrent Session IV 1:30-2:15 p.m.
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“Seeing the area first hand was a very humbling experience for all of us involved. We got to see what the impacts of a natural disaster can have, while being able to help those who needed it.”

—Liberty Sheppard ’20 will talk more about her Intentional Spring Break to the Texas hurricane relief effort at Ampersand Day. 

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