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Winter Weather Information

Current Weather Status - Wind Chill Advisories
1/23/14
 
The Rockford University campus offices are open for regularly scheduled activities.
 
The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory until 12 noon today, with additional weather advisories possible.

All students, faculty and staff are urged to use caution and personal judgment in their travels to and from campus and to dress appropriately for protection from cold temperatures and wind chills.

This message will be updated as necessary to bring you the latest information in the event of a Winter Weather Warning or a change in the university's operational status.
 
 

CAMPUS CLOSING INFORMATION
Please do NOT call the campus operator for cancellations.
To determine if the college is closed due to inclement weather or other
circumstances, do one of the following:
If there is power, an RU Alert / e-mail will be sent to all faculty, staff and students via the university e-mail system.


The following media outlets will be notified:

 

 

RADIO STATIONS

Rockford FM:
  • WGFB (103.1)
  • WKGL (96.7)
  • WXRX (104.9)
  • WXXQ (98.5)
  • WTRB (95.3)
  • WZOK (97.5)
Rockford AM:
  • WNTA (1330)
  • WROK (1440)
DeKalb:
  • WNIJ (89.5 FM)
  • WNIU (90.5/105.7 FM)


TELEVISION STATIONS

  • WIFR (Ch. 23, CBS) Comcast Cable Ch. 5
  • WREX (Ch. 13, NBC) Comcast Cable Ch. 3
  • WTVO (Ch. 17, ABC) Comcast Cable Ch. 4

* Chicago stations do not cover our area. In addition, the local cable television franchise and WQRF-TV 39 (FOX) does not list closings.



 

ROCKFORD UNIVERSITY — EMERGENCY PHONE LIST

Police Emergency.......................911
Fire Emergency.......................911
Medical Emergency.......................911
Police Non-emergencies.......................815-987-5800
Fire Non-emergencies.......................815-966-2900
Campus Operator .......................0
Department of Campus Safety & Security.......................815-226-4060
Lang Health Center.......................815-226-4083
Midwest Poison Control Center .......................800-942-5969
Employee Assistance Program (EAP).......................800-456-6327

 

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