Due to potential winter weather, The University of Texas at Austin will officially close at 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, and delay opening until 1 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015. Classes will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday. Shuttle buses will begin operating at 12:45 p.m.
Those classes that are scheduled to already be under way at 2 p.m. will be cancelled or have a delayed start time. Students should follow faculty instructions with regard to those class start times.
The university will continue to monitor the situation through the morning. As the situation progresses, updates specific to closure and reopening will be available through local media, the university’s Facebook page and Twitter feed, the emergency web page (www.utexas.edu/emergency), and by calling the university’s emergency information number, 512-232-9999.