Campus Alerts

Blanchard in the winter with snow all around.

Today is Tuesday, February 16, 2021. Due to icy conditions, the College will open at 10:00 a.m. this morning. Dining will operate on normal hours. The COVID-19 Testing Center, Kendall Sports & Dance Complex, the Williston Library and Blanchard will open at 10:00 a.m. All in-person scheduled activities and events are delayed until 10:00 a.m. Classes scheduled to begin prior to 10:00 a.m. will be remote. Remote classes will take place as usual unless otherwise directed by the teaching faculty member. 

During the closure, parking is prohibited on campus roadways.  Please take care if you are walking around campus as there may be unsafe conditions during the storm.


Employees who have been designated essential personnel should work according to their department’s emergency practices or contact their supervisor. Staff with remote work arrangements will be paid for the day and may, at their discretion, work remotely for all, part or none of the day. Staff should communicate their plans to their supervisor and discuss any questions or concerns with them. For more information, please refer to the Mount Holyoke College Adverse Weather Policy — Revised 12/1/20.