In the event that WSU Pullman makes changes to normal operations due to inclement weather, a WSU Alert will be sent to the campus community. Public safety leaders encourage all WSU students, staff and faculty to sign up to receive these alerts at

Travel conditions vary greatly across the region and state and the safety of WSU students, faculty and staff is always a top priority. The WSU Police Department and WSU Office of Emergency Management urge all WSU faculty, staff and students to use their best judgement when deciding whether they can safely commute to campus in the event of inclement weather.

As winter weather approaches, employees are encouraged to be aware of personnel processes for periods of inclement weather and for the possibility of suspended operations. Human Resource Services has resources posted on the Inclement Weather & Suspended Operations website.

If students anticipate difficulties traveling to campus during inclement weather, they are encouraged to work with instructors to make alternate arrangements regarding course expectations.