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Check sources for status of university operations

Wednesday, February 6, 2008
Check sources for status of university operations
Students, faculty and staff are advised to refer to the following sources for information on Oakland University's status during inclement weather:
  • Check the home page of the Oakland University Web site at
  • Call the Oakland University school closing hotline at (248) 370-2000. A tape-recorded message will be carried on the system, which can handle 52 calls at one time.
  • Tune in to the following TV and radio stations for school closing listings:
    • WJBK-TV FOX 2
    • WDIV-TV Channel 4
    • WXYZ-TV Channel 7
    • WJR AM 760
    • WWJ AM 950

Please do not telephone the Oakland University Police Department or switchboard. OU police dispatchers are expected to be available to receive communications of an emergency nature and to stay in communication with patrol vehicles.

Extension center classes will not be held if the school district in which the center resides has canceled classes. Students should monitor the sources of information listed above to learn whether classes are canceled at OU’s extension centers.

For more information about weather-related closings, please refer to the university closing policy included on the Oakland University Administrative Policies and Procedures Web site.