With forecast heavy rains for Saturday and the potential for both river and flash flooding, students are asked to avoid parking in low-lying areas of parking lots C, D, E (along the tree line), F (eastern most entrance by the pond), and N-Annex. Cars should now be on higher ground within these lots or in Lot F (by Konover Campus Center). Vehicles should be returned to their assigned parking lots by 8 p.m. on Sunday, April 21.
With the region experiencing snow and significant icing this past weekend followed by the current bitter cold, please be alert to possible icy spots on campus as classes begin today.
Staff have been working since the beginning of the winter storm on Saturday evening to clear the main road, parking areas, walking paths, and building entrances. However, conditions created by the storm, and the severe cold that has followed, have resulted in some pathways and parking areas still having some icy areas.
Unfortunately, when the cold gets this extreme, treatments to melt snow and ice lose much of their effectiveness. While staff continue to work tirelessly to make the campus as safe as possible, we ask for your help as follows: