University of Chicago classes canceled through noon on Thursday

The University of Chicago has extended the cancellation of all classes and non-essential activities through noon Thursday, Jan. 31. University classes will resume and offices will be open as of noon Thursday. As previously announced, the extended cancellation includes classes and activities in Hyde Park as well as those at the Gleacher Center and NBC Tower downtown.

Any students, faculty and staff who may still have difficulties traveling on Thursday should contact their supervisor, instructor or others as appropriate if they expect to miss work or classes after noon. If you are unsure whether a specific activity will proceed as planned, please check with the organizers or office leaders. Please visit the university website, for more information on the closure and for further updates.