Ohio University

Emergency Closing of the University

Upon the declaration by the university president or his designee, Ohio University will close and classes will be cancelled when the Athens County Sheriff's department determines a Level III emergency exists for Athens County. Appropriate closing and reopening times will be announced through all media sources. For more detailed information and updates during an emergency closing, call 740.593.1000, view channel 5 on CATVision, or visit ohio.edu/alert.