Due to adverse weather conditions on Tuesday, January 27, the University will have a delayed opening on the Fredericksburg and Stafford campuses. Administrative offices will open at 10:30 a.m. and classes will begin at 10:30 a.m. All classes before 10:30 a.m. are canceled. The Dahlgren campus will open at its regularly scheduled time.
This category contains all university-wide advisories that are no longer current. This category is used strictly for archive/historical purposes.
This is an all-clear notification. The suspect in question is no longer on the Fredericksburg campus. Message posted at 5:20 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 ========== In accordance with the federal Clery Act, this notice is being sent as a timely warning from the University of Mary Washington Police Department: Please be alert for a […]
The University will conduct quarterly testing of UMW Emergency Alert Network (EAN’s) today, Thursday, Oct. 16, at 10:16 a.m. on the Fredericksburg and Stafford campuses. The test is in conjunction with in the second annual Great SouthEast ShakeOut, a multi-state simultaneous earthquake drill. This will include the Area Warning System outside speakers, the Alertus Desktop […]
The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning effective until 4:57 p.m. for Fredericksburg, Stafford, Spotsylvania and Culpeper counties. This is a dangerous storm. If you are in its path, prepare immediately for damaging wind gusts, large hail and lightning. Move indoors to a sturdy building and stay away from windows.
A shooting reported today, Tuesday, June 17, near the University’s Stafford campus has been resolved by the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office. After investigating the incident, which occurred at 6:15 p.m., police have identified all individuals involved. No one else is being sought in the case. Although the incident has been resolved, for peace of mind, […]
A shooting reportedly has occurred at 6:15 p.m., Tuesday, June 17, at U.S. 17 and University Boulevard in Stafford County near the University’s Stafford campus. The suspect is described as a black male with a goatee-type beard and wearing a white shirt and blue jeans. No UMW students are believed to be involved. Please report […]
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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.