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For the Faculty and Staff of The University of Texas at Arlington

Thursday, February 6, 2014

UT Arlington will close at 4 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 6

The University of Texas at Arlington will close at 4 p.m. today, Thursday, Feb. 6, due to icy road conditions and forecasts for freezing precipitation. The UT Arlington Research Institute in Fort Worth, the UT Arlington Fort Worth Center, and all other UT Arlington locations will close at 4 p.m.

The closing affects all offices, libraries, and events. All classes beginning at 4 p.m. and later are cancelled for this evening. The men's basketball game tonight at College Park Center will continue as scheduled unless otherwise notified. The Connection Café in the E.H. Hereford University Center will remain open to serve campus residents.

Exercise caution as some roads remain slippery.

Please continue to monitor University email and the UT Arlington home page,, for the latest information. Notices also will be distributed to area media outlets and through the official UT Arlington Facebook and Twitter feeds.

Additionally, the University's Emergency Information Hotline at 1-866-258-4913 always has the current status of all operations.



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