Winter Weather Information

NC State Suspends Normal Operations Thursday evening (1/20) until Noon on Sunday (1/23)

Due to anticipated winter weather impacts, NC State will suspend normal operations (Condition 2 of the UNC System adverse weather policy) from 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, until noon on Sunday, Jan. 23. All classes are canceled on Friday, Jan. 21.

Normal operations are anticipated to resume at noon on Sunday.

Under Condition 2, mandatory employees must remain at or report to work. Remote work is permissible depending upon the nature of the employee’s job and with prior supervisor approval. All non-mandatory operations are suspended and non-mandatory employees should not report to work until the university resumes normal operations. Non-mandatory employees must use leave (comp, annual or bonus) or make up time (within 90 days) based on departmental need, or arrange for alternative work locations if approved to do so. Additional information for staff and faculty can be found at

The university is adjusting COVID-19 testing site location hours and vaccine appointments as follows:

  • All testing sites are closed on Friday, Jan. 21, 2022.
  • All vaccine appointments are canceled for Friday, Jan. 21, 2022.
  • Information about the UNC System Adverse Weather Policy can be found at

    NC State officials are continuing to monitor the winter storm’s impacts and will provide updates about campus status if conditions warrant additional changes.

    During adverse weather conditions, employees should take reasonable precautions for personal safety.