Winter weather: Updates on campus operations for Feb. 20
February 20, 2019
Wednesday morning updates
For dining center hours in Blacksburg, check the Dining Services calendar.
In Blacksburg, McComas Hall will open at 8 a.m. The pool will open at 8:30 a.m. War Memorial Hall is operating on a normal schedule. Squires Student Center will open at 9 a.m. The Graduate Life Center and Johnston Student Center will open at 10 a.m. All Student Engagement and Campus Life administrative offices will open at 10 a.m.
Snow routes will expire at 9 a.m. today for the Blacksburg campus.
Update: 5:34 a.m.
Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC in Roanoke will open at 10 a.m. today.
Update: 5:10 a.m.
The Blacksburg campus will open at 10 a.m. today.
Posted: 9:24 p.m.
The Virginia Tech sites in Arlington, Alexandria, and Falls Church are closed Wednesday, February 20, 2019. All classes, meetings, and activities are cancelled. All offices are closed
Posted: 3:01 p.m.
The Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center in Leesburg, Virginia will be closed for outpatient appointments and elective cases for Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019.
Essential personnel should report as scheduled.
The Center will be open for emergency cases and staffed to attend to current patients.
Dining Services has announced the following closures for Tuesday, Feb. 19.
- Turner Place at Lavery Hall: Closing at 9 p.m.
- DXpress at Dietrick Hall: Closing at 9 p.m.
- Deet’s Place at Dietrick Hall: Closing at 9 p.m.
Posted: 8:47 a.m.
In anticipation of wintry weather occurring Tuesday night into Wednesday, Virginia Tech has put snow emergency routes in effect starting at 10 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 19 for the Blacksburg campus.
This designation goes into effect prior to road conditions deteriorating to support snow removal and emergency vehicle movement.
Potential parking and bus route impacts
When a Snow Route Emergency is declared, certain roads on campus must remain open for emergency vehicle use. All vehicles parked along five roads (parallel and diagonal) must be removed or they will be towed at owner's expense.
Please visit the Campus winter weather traffic and parking emergency procedures page to learn if your parking is impacted.
You can find the latest updates around Blacksburg Transit by visiting the BT website.
Visit the University Status page for updates on campus operations.