Weather Emergency - Level 4 Early Closure
In response to adverse weather conditions, President Barchi has declared a Level 4 - Weather Emergency Closure for the university commencing Monday, January 26 at 4pm and ending Tuesday, January 27 at 1pm.  The university's status will be updated on Tuesday, January 27 after 8:30am. During the Level 4 - Weather Emergency Closure:
          Classes are cancelled.

    (RBHS) Please note that although the university will close today at 4 p.m., online classes will not be cancelled. 

    (RBHS) Clinical activities may extend beyond 4 p.m. today to allow for completion of scheduled appointments, etc. Please check with your managers to determine the status of these clinical activities.

Essential Service Employees are directed to remain at work or to report to work as scheduled during the period of this Level 4 Weather Emergency Closure, unless otherwise directed.

Non-Essential Employees shall not report for work during the period of a Level 4 Weather Emergency Closure.  In addition, we recognize that weather conditions are different in different areas of the state.  If employees desire to leave work today prior to 4pm, they must receive approval from their immediate supervisor and charge appropriate accrued and available leave time for any work time missed.  

Please refer to the following adverse weather policies for more details related to weather status declarations and procedures:

* Legacy Rutgers Employees:  Attendance During Adverse Weather Conditions
- Policy 60.3.16 ( )
* Legacy UMDNJ Employees:    Inclement Weather and Emergency Curtailment of Operations - Policy 60.9.58 ( )

The university will provide updates as conditions warrant. Please go to for status updates.

New Jersey Medical School In The News News Archives