School Closings / Delays


Any unforeseen school closings and/or delays will be posted on this web page and will be updated as and when new information becomes available.

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Current Status

7.22.22 –

Update: Building 4250 to Reopen on Monday, July 25, for Specific Floors

Please be advised of the following update for Building 4250 on the Van Ness campus:

Open on Monday, July 25: 1st, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th Floors

The HVAC system has been restored and is now cooling the 1st, 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th floors. Occupants can return to these floors on Monday, July 25. 

Restricted Until Further Notice: 2nd and 3rd Floors

The HVAC system affecting the 2nd and 3rd floors remains under repair. These floors will remain restricted until further notice.

Employees working on or requiring access to the 2nd or 3rd floor should discuss alternative workstation arrangements with their supervisor. A staff member from the Office of Real Estate and Facilities Management will contact affected supervisors on Monday, and supervisors may also reach out to the Office with questions.

We will provide further updates as we continue to resolve this issue and appreciate your patience.


Campus Notification: Building 4250 Closure

Please be advised that the HVAC system that controls the air conditioning in Building 4250 on the Van Ness campus is currently down.  As a result, Building 4250 will be closed until the repairs are completed.  Employees working out of Building 4250 should plan to work remotely today or contact their supervisor to locate an alternative workstation on campus.

Additional updates will be shared.  We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience as we work to resolve this issue.

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Inclement Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather that forces the university to alter its hours of operation, we will communicate that information to you in four different ways:

  1. LiveSafeWe will send out an alert via LiveSafe App. Please click here to download the app.
  2. We will post updates on Facebook, Twitter and the front page of immediately;
  3. We will send a blast email to everyone in the university, via their UDC email address;
  4. We will update the greeting on the main telephone number 202.274.5000;
  5. And we will alert local media.

UDC will announce all morning delays and closings on the UDC and UDC-CC web sites by 6:30 am. If no announcement has been made by 6:30 am, UDC and UDC-CC will open on time and on its regular schedule.

In the event of a weather-related closing, essential personnel are to contact their supervisors.

Please call our office at 202.274.5050 if you have any questions.


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