Process Regarding Weather Delays/Campus Closures for Northern Vermont University

The decision to delay or close in the event of inclement weather or other emergencies will be made by 6 a.m. This decision will then be conveyed to the Vermont Association of Broadcasters, the primary source of weather cancellation information for all radio and television stations statewide. Please note that this decision may differ on each campus depending on weather or emergency conditions at each location.

Students, faculty, and staff on both campuses will receive a Rave Alert text regarding delays/closures. Sign up to receive campus alerts

Campus Course Cancellation Lines

Announcements about delays or closures will be recorded on the course cancellation lines at each campus.

NVU-Johnson: 802.635.1638
NVU-Lyndon: 802.626.6767

Announcements about delays or closures will also be emailed to the NVU community as well as posted on the NVU website and social media accounts.

Please note that it is the policy to make every effort to delay rather than to close. Any additional decisions regarding further delays will be made two hours in advance of said delay.

Decisions to close later in the day because of deteriorating conditions will be communicated as above.