The University of Mary Washington “Information Hotline” can be accessed 24 hours a day by calling (540) 654-2424. The Hotline, which is maintained by the Office of Media and Public Relations, provides callers with recorded information concerning weather-related campus closings, delays or cancellations of classes or events. Sports information is available through the Athletics Hotline at (540) 654-1UMW (1869).
If weather conditions dictate a change in the university’s schedule, the Vice President for Administration and Finance will make a decision and the Office of University Relations will post it on the “Information Hotline” by 6 a.m. on the date of the closing or delayed opening. A decision about evening class changes will be made by 3 p.m. on the day in question.
Notice of weather closings or delays is also provided to the following radio and television stations:
Fredericksburg: WFLS 93.3-FM; WGRQ 95.9-FM; WYSK 1350-AM, 99.3-FM; WWUZ 96.9-FM; WBQB 101.5-FM; WFVA 1230-AM
Richmond: WRVA 1140-AM; WRVQ 94.5-FM; WCVE 88.9-FM
Northern Virginia: WTOP 1500-AM, 103.5- and 107.7-FM, WAVA 105.1-FM
Richmond: WWBT-TV 12, WTVR-TV 6, WRIC-TV 8
Northern Virginia/DC: WJLA-TV 7/NewsChannel 8, WTTG-FOX 5, WRC-TV 4, WUSA-TV 9
Students and others living outside the Fredericksburg area who have difficulty receiving one of these stations should call the “Information Hotline” at (540) 654-2424.