Previous Advisories

This category contains all university-wide advisories that are no longer current. This category is used strictly for archive/historical purposes.

Updated Message from UMW Police

While Fredericksburg Police are still investigating an off-campus incident yesterday involving a robbery and stabbing, an immediate danger no longer exists. UMW Police continue to urge you to exercise caution and remain aware of your surroundings at all times. The message from the UMW Police is in accordance with the federal Clery Act.

Notice to UMW Community

In accordance with the federal Clery Act, this notice is being sent as a timely warning from University Police: A robbery and stabbing have occurred around the ATM located at the NSWC Federal Credit Union, 2004 Augustine Ave. just off U.S. 1 near the Fredericksburg campus. Police are now tracking the suspect, who is described […]

Updated Message From UMW Police

Fredericksburg Police are continuing to investigate the stabbing of a store clerk this morning, March 20, at the 7-Eleven, on Augustine Avenue off Route 1 near UMW’s Fredericksburg campus. The store clerk has been released from the hospital. The suspect is described as a black male, 25-30 years old, under 5’9″ and weighing less than […]

Important Notice from University Police

A store clerk at the 7-Eleven on Dandridge St., just off of Route 1 near the University campus, was stabbed shortly after 3:30 this morning. The suspect is a black male, approximately 5’9″ wearing jeans and a black sweater or jacket. The suspect was last seen fleeing on foot heading north on Route 1, which […]

All UMW Campuses Open, March 18

On Tuesday, March 18, the University will be open as scheduled on the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Dahlgren campuses.

Evening Classes Canceled on All UMW Campuses, March 17

Evening classes and activities on all campuses of the University of Mary Washington have been canceled for Monday, March 17. -Richard R. Pearce Vice President for Administration & Finance

All UMW Campuses Closed Monday, March 17; Evening Classes Pending

Due to adverse weather conditions on Monday, March 17, the University will be closed on the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Dahlgren campuses. All day classes  and activities are canceled and administrative and staff offices will be closed. A decision about evening classes and activities will be made later today. -Richard R. Pearce Vice President for Administration […]

Snow Emergency on Fredericksburg Campus, March 16

The University has declared a snow/ice emergency on the Fredericksburg campus today, March 16, 2014.  University Snow Emergency parking regulations will be in effect at 10 p.m., March 16.  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 […]

UMW to Test Warning System, Tuesday, March 11

The University of Mary Washington will conduct a test of all alert notification networks on Tuesday, March 11 at 9:45 a.m., in conjunction with the statewide tornado drill.  At that time, the University will test the Area Warning System and AlertUMW on the Fredericksburg and Stafford campuses. For more information, contact Christopher D. Cash, emergency […]

UMW Open Wednesday, March 5

On Wednesday, March 5, the University will be open as scheduled on the Fredericksburg, Stafford and Dahlgren campuses. Administrative and staff offices will be open during regular operating hours. -Richard R. Pearce Vice President for Administration & Finance