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MU Closes Campus for Monday, Feb. 16, Classes Canceled

February 16th, 2015

Story Contact: Christian Basi, 573-882-4430,

COLUMBIA, Mo. ­— Due to the winter weather, University of Missouri officials have announced full closure of the MU campus for Monday, Feb. 16, with all classes cancelled. Only employees that are situationally critical should report for work.

“With the current road conditions, we are concerned about the safety of our faculty, staff and students,” said Gary Ward, vice chancellor for operations. “We’re very appreciative of our crews who have worked throughout the night. Having a full campus closure will allow us to properly prepare the campus for Tuesday.”

All MU Health Care hospitals and the Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital will remain open 24/7. For more information on MU Health Care, please visit

Employees who are unsure of their status as to whether or not they are situationally critical should contact their supervisor. More information on MU’s campus closure policies can be found at the below links: