Weather-Related Updates

When bad weather moves in, it may be necessary to switch to remote/virtual classes at certain CMU locations. The following list will be updated to reflect any of those changes. If the website is unavailable, changes will be posted on CMU's Facebook page.

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Announcement Information

Fayette Campus 10 a.m. late start Friday, March 11
Locations Statewide In session
Online In session

Weather-related announcements will be communicated on this website and through local television. 

Location Local Media
Clinton KDKD 95.3 FM
Columbia KTXY 106.9 FM
Fayette (Night Classes) KWRT 1370 AM or KTXY 106.9 FM
Lake of the Ozarks KLOZ 92.7 FM
Park Hills KDBB 104.3 FM/KFMO 1240 AM
Poplar Bluff KKLR 94.5 FM
Sedalia KPOW 97.7 FM
St. Louis KTVI Fox 2 (TV)
Union KLPW 1220 AM, 107.3 FM


Announcements regarding weather-related emergencies:

If the main campus switches to remote/virtual learning, the decision will be posted on the CMU website, official social media, and communicated through the local media listed below. An Eagle Alert will also be sent out. Only the following are official media outlets:

KOMU-NBC Channel 8
KMIZ-ABC Channel 17
KRCG-CBS Channel 13
KTXY 106.9 FM
KWRT 1370 AM
KRES 104.7 FM

Severe weather information for Faculty and Staff

The University recognizes that severe weather may affect an employee's ability to travel to and from work. Employees should use discretion in attempting to travel when road conditions are poor. In the case of a campus closure, employees will be released from work, except for those designated as essential staff who maintain critical operations of the University. For more information about emergency procedures, please see the employee handbook (section 602).