UFV remains open under normal winter conditions; this may require extra caution by students and employees travelling to and within campuses.
Updates will be posted to the www.ufv.ca home page, to the myUFV home page, and to the main telephone line at 1-888-504-7441. In addition, closure information is posted to the UFV Twitter (@goufv) and Facebook pages and provided to local radio and television stations.
In the event of severe weather, the following scenarios may occur:
If classes are cancelled but a campus is declared “open”, employees should use their own discretion about whether or not they can travel safely.
If a faculty member is unable to travel to teach a class due to weather conditions, he/she should notify:
If a campus is declared “open” but a staff member is unable to get to the campus, the employee must make direct contact with his/her supervisor, and make arrangements for how this time will be made up.
Faculty or staff members should not contact the media directly regarding class cancellations. All media contact will be conducted by University Relations.