Alerts

WSU Vancouver is Closed due to weather Monday APR 11, 2022

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WSU Vancouver is CLOSED Monday, April 11 due to weather. Students, check with your instructors about the possibility of remote learning. Employees, check with your supervisors about the possibility of remote work. See Alerts for more information.

Review FAQ: Inclement Weather for clarification on using leave during crummy weather.

The WSU Vancouver weather policy, along with instructional information and a list of closure notification websites can be found on the Emergency Closure webpage.

Campus operations CLOSED Monday 4/11/2022

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WSU Vancouver is CLOSED Monday, April 11 due to weather. Students, check with your instructors about the possibility of remote learning. Employees, check with your supervisors about the possibility of remote work. See Alerts for more information.

Review FAQ: Inclement Weather for clarification on using leave during crummy weather.

The WSU Vancouver weather policy, along with instructional information and a list of closure notification websites can be found on the Emergency Closure webpage.

Campus operations delayed until 10 a.m.

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WSU Vancouver is operating on a delayed schedule Thursday, Feb. 24 due to weather. On-campus operations will resume at 10 a.m. today. Students, check with your instructors about the possibility of remote learning. Employees, check with your supervisors about the possibility of remote work. See Alerts for more information.

If plowing and/or de-icing is in progress when you arrive on campus, certain parking lots and pathways may be closed. In that case, park in open, plowed parking lots—regardless of parking permit type—and use pathways that are plowed and de-iced.

It is your responsibility to decide if you can safely commute to WSU Vancouver in the event of inclement weather while WSU Vancouver remains open for operations. Review FAQ: Inclement Weather for clarification on using leave during crummy weather.

The WSU Vancouver weather policy, along with instructional information and a list of closure notification websites can be found on the Emergency Closure webpage.

Campus operations delayed until 10 a.m.

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WSU Vancouver is operating on a delayed schedule Monday, Dec. 6 due to a power outage. On-campus operations will resume at 10 a.m. Students, check with your instructors about the possibility of remote instruction. Employees, check with your supervisor about the possibility of remote work. Power has been restored. Normal campus operations resume at 10 a.m.

NOTICE: Catalytic Converter Thefts in our area

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Vancouver School District Security issued a warning on 11/16/21 that the district has experienced catalytic converter thefts from vehicles parked in district parking lots including Columbia River, Salmon Creek, and Jason Lee. The Salmon Creek property is ITECH PREP High School at WSU Vancouver's NE 50th Ave entrance area.

WSU Vancouver has not yet experienced this kind of theft in bulk but is considered a target as we have significant numbers of cars parked in our parking lots. WSU police and security patrols are ongoing and actively watching for these and other theft and security issues on campus.

If you see suspicious vehicles parked in the aisle, coupled with suspicious persons carrying battery powered saws or car jacks or the sound of saws cutting through metal, please advise Public Safety at 360-546-9001 or call 911

Please continue to be aware of your surroundings at all times and report suspicious activity immediately. Do not leave valuables in your vehicles and call 911 in an emergency