Winter weather: Check for updates on campus operations
December 13, 2019
Updated: 6:48 a.m.
Snow routes for the Blacksburg campus will expire at 9 a.m. today.
Updated: 5:30 a.m., Dec. 13
Campus and offices at Virginia Tech School of Medicine and Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at VTC will open at 10 a.m. today.
Updated: 9:14 p.m.
Schiffert Health Center will open at noon on Friday.
Dining Services will be making the following adjustments in providing services to the campus while taking into account the best interests in keeping our team members and campus community members safe.
All units operating normal hours unless noted below:
- Au Bon Pain Squires and Burger ’37 opening at 11 a.m.
- Au Bon Pain Goodwin Hall opening at 11 a.m.
- Au Bon Pain Graduate Life Center — closed
- Owens Food Court opening 10:30 a.m.
- Turner Place at Lavery Hall opening at 11 a.m.
- VetMed Café - closed
Dining Services hours of operation are subject to change as this weather event progresses.
Updated: 7:43 p.m.
Newman Library will close at 11 p.m. on Dec. 12 and reopen at noon on Friday, Dec. 13.
McComas Hall (building and pool) will open at 10 a.m. Friday. Group exercise classes will begin at 12:15 p.m.
Updated: 6:05 p.m.
The Blacksburg campus will open at noon on Friday, Dec. 13.
Exams scheduled for Friday, Dec. 13 from 7:45 a.m. to 9:45 a.m./10:45am have been rescheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 18 from 3:25 p.m. to 5:25 p.m./6:25 p.m. Exams scheduled for Friday, Dec. 13 from 10:05 a.m. to 12:05 p.m. have been rescheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 18 from 7 p.m to 9 p.m.
Please visit www.registrar.vt.edu/examschedule for a full exam schedule. Faculty members who are unable to reach campus should reach out to their department for assistance.
Posted: 4:10 p.m.
The National Weather Service is currently forecasting a winter weather event for the Blacksburg and Roanoke areas for Dec. 12-13.
In anticipation of wintry weather beginning in the overnight hours of Dec. 12, Virginia Tech has put snow emergency routes in effect starting 10 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 12.
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 BT Transit by visiting the BT Transit website.