UMW Closed on Monday, May 26

The university will be closed on Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day. All administrative offices will be closed and classes will not be in session. Normal business hours will resume on Tuesday, May 27.

Events in Celebration of the Life of Robert (Bob) Ericson

The following message is from the Office of Student Affairs: The University community will gather this week to celebrate the life of one of its own, Robert “Bob” Ericson, a senior environmental science, from Fairfax, Virginia. The following events have been planned: Wednesday, April 23, 4 p.m.   A Colorful Remembrance, Ball Circle As a […]

Walk-In Counseling Available Today

The following message is from the Office of Student Affairs: Update (4/21/14): Services for Bob Ericson’s funeral will be on Friday, April 25th at 11am in Burke, Virginia. Buses for students have been arranged to leave from Anderson at 9:30am, with load in at 9am. Students who wish to attend need make appropriate arrangements with […]

Snow Emergency Declaration on Fredericksburg Campus

The University has declared a snow/ice emergency on the Fredericksburg campus today, March 2, 2014.  University Snow Emergency parking regulations will be in effect at 10 p.m., March 2.  Please note that the Dahlgren campus and Stafford campus are under a separate snow/ice management plan. No vehicles are allowed to remain in Snow Emergency Areas after 10 […]

Changes to University Events Due to Threat of Winter Weather

Due to the threat of inclement weather this week, the following schedule changes have been made to university events: Wednesday, Feb. 12 – the faculty/staff mixer at Home Team Grill has been rescheduled for Wednesday, Feb. 26 from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12 – the UMW basketball doubleheader at Christopher Newport will now […]

Hazardous Icing on Campus Walk and All Brick Surfaces

The following message is from the Office of Emergency Management and Safety: Please use caution when walking on brick surfaces, as the Fredericksburg area is experiencing a re-glaze causing ice to develop. Facilities staff continue to monitor and maintain walkways as they can but please exercise caution while walking on these surfaces today. Thank you. […]

Power Outages on Fredericksburg Campus

The following message is from the Office of Administration and Finance: Power will be out for a brief period of time in the middle part of the Fredericksburg campus as Dominion Power repairs an electrical line. Dominion hopes to restore power to the southern portion of campus by this evening. We will continue to provide […]

College Avenue Road Closure

The following message is from Facilities Services: Traffic on College Avenue between Payne and Rowe streets has been completely closed off  today (Wednesday, Sept. 18) and tomorrow (Thursday, Sept. 19) from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. due to unforeseen conditions. The original detoured route will resume at noon on  Friday, Sept. 20. The sidewalk on […]

Test of Area Warning System Today

The University will conduct quarterly testing of the Area Warning System today, Wednesday, June 26. Testing will begin at 12:30 p.m. on the Fredericksburg and Stafford campuses. For more information, contact Christopher D. Cash, emergency systems integrator, at ccash@umw.edu or 540/654-1579.

All Campuses Open

At this time, the University is open. Classes are meeting as scheduled and administrative offices are open on the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Dahlgren campuses.