January 23: Classes start at 9:40 a.m.; put safety first when traveling to/from campus

Early morning classes today, Tuesday, January 23, are canceled due to snow and travel conditions. The regular class schedule will resume at 9:40 a.m.

Although classes are resuming this morning, driving conditions in the Twin Cities remain challenging. Augsburg encourages students, faculty and staff to put their safety first when determining whether they will be able to travel to and from campus.

Faculty are asked to to be flexible with students who may not feel safe driving in these conditions. Students are encouraged to contact faculty members directly if special accommodations are needed. Individual faculty may make alternative arrangements for canceled classes. Students are encouraged to consult the course Moodle site for additional information.

Employees should coordinate schedules and work arrangements with their supervisors this morning to support operations as needed while ensuring safety and flexibility.

For information on specific campus facilities and services, see Campus Facilities and Services Weather Updates.

January 22 on-campus classes canceled; normal operations suspended – Minneapolis and Rochester

Augsburg University has suspend normal operations at its Minneapolis and Rochester locations today, January 22, due to hazardous weather and travel conditions. All classes that begin after 3:30 p.m. are canceled.  Some instructors may make arrangements to hold classes via Zoom or make alternative plans for canceled classes. Students are encouraged to consult the course Moodle site for additional information and alternative coursework from their instructors.

While normal campus activities are suspended, essential services are maintained. Examples of essential services may include security, maintenance, residential and food service operations, and custodial services. Employees should check with their supervisors if they have questions about their schedule. Human Resources will provide information about how to code employee time.

Some facilities and services will remain open or have adjusted schedules. See Campus Facilities and Services Weather Updates for specific information.