WSU Cougar Head Logo Washington State University
WSU Insider
News and Information for Faculty, Staff, and the WSU Community

Pullman campus closed Wednesday

WSU sign at entrance to Pullman campus covered in snow.
Washington State University

A winter storm predicted to dump up to 10 inches of snow across the Palouse and elsewhere prompted WSU officials to suspend Wednesday classes and other normal operations on the Pullman campus.

All scheduled classes and labs are cancelled and only essential services, including student housing, dining and health services, will be provided. Only those WSU employees previously designated as essential to campus operations should report to work Wednesday, Feb. 5.  

Emergency management officials announced the closure Tuesday evening a couple hours after snow began falling in Pullman. The National Weather Service, which issued a winter storm warning earlier in the day, advised of potentially hazardous travel conditions by Wednesday morning.

For the most updated information regarding services around campus, please see the following:  

  • Human Resource Services will be open Wednesday with limited staffing at 509-335-4521 – See also https://hrs.wsu.edu  
  • Holland/Terrell libraries may be open with limited hours– for more information please call 509-335-9672 or go to https://libraries.wsu.edu/  
  • For campus dining options, go to dining.wsu.edu 
  • For more information about SRC, Stephenson Fitness Center, and Chinook Student Center, 509-335-8732, see urec.wsu.edu or chinook.wsu.edu or you can check out social media on Facebook at University Recreation- WSU @wsu.urec or Twitter @WSU_UREC 
  • For CUB hours, 509-335-8426, see cub.wsu.edu  
  • For Cougar Health Services, 509-335-3575, see https://cougarhealth.wsu.edu 
  • For Vet Hospital information, 509-335-0711, see http://vth.vetmed.wsu.edu/contact-us/inclement-weather  
  • For any other questions, please refer to your supervisor.  

Other helpful links are the WSU News Emergency/Weather News page and the inclement weather/suspended operations information from WSU Human Resource Services http://hrs.wsu.edu/resources/inclement-weather/ 

Next Story

Recent News

Update from the WSU Pullman Chancellor-Designate

As I step into the dual role of provost and WSU Pullman chancellor over the next several months, I look forward to meeting more of you and hearing your ideas on how to build on the strength of our flagship campus.

Find More News

Subscribe for more updates