University monitoring weather

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is monitoring Tropical Storm Beta in the Gulf of Mexico. For official updates, follow the University’s website and social media and check your University email.

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University monitoring weather

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is monitoring Tropical Storm Sally in the Gulf of Mexico. For official updates, follow the University’s website and social media and check your University email.

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University reopens for remote instruction and operations Friday

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will reopen on Friday, Aug. 28. Please note the following instructional, operational, and residential details.

Academics

  • All classes will be held remotely on Friday, Aug. 28.
  • In-person, online, HyFlex, hybrid, and remote classes will resume on Monday, Aug. 31.
  • A plan to make up missed class instruction days will be released next week.

Students, if you are unable to attend or participate in class, you should contact your professor(s). If you need further assistance, contact the Office of the Dean of Students at deanofstudents@louisiana.edu or (337) 482-6276.

Computer Labs and Bourgeois Hall

The computer lab in the Edith Garland Dupré Library and the Agnes Edwards Hall open-use lab will resume normal schedules on Saturday, Aug. 29. View library hours on the University Libraries website. The computer lab in Agnes Edwards Hall is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Bourgeois Hall will reopen on Saturday, Aug. 29.

Operations

  • All on-campus operations and departmental office staff will resume teleworking on Friday, Aug. 28.
  • Office of Facilities Management staff should return to work on campus on Friday, Aug. 28
  • All on-campus operations will resume and departmental offices will reopen on campus on Monday, Aug. 31.

Employees, if you are unable to work, contact your supervisor.

Dining

Friday, Aug. 28

  • Cypress Lake Dining Hall: 7-10 a.m. breakfast, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. lunch, 5-8 p.m. dinner
  • The Brew: 7 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • McAlister’s Deli: 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
  • Training Table: Open regular hours

Saturday, Aug. 29

  • Cypress Lake Dining Hall: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 30

  • Cypress Lake Dining Hall: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • The Brew: 4 p.m.-midnight

Monday, Aug. 31

  • Cypress Lake Dining Hall: 7-10 a.m., 11 a.m.-2 p.m. lunch, 5-8 p.m. dinner
  • The Brew 7 a.m.-midnight
  • McAlister’s Deli: 10 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Lagniappe Cafe’: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Agnes Edwards Hall Food Court: 7 a.m.-7 p.m.
  • Cafe’ Fleur De Lis: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
  • Zeus Cafe’: Open regular hours

Campus Residents

Shelter-in-place for campus residents has been lifted.
Campus residents, if you left campus, remember to mask up, keep your distance, and socialize smartly upon your return. If you experience any symptoms, call your medical provider or Student Health Services.

If you have come into contact with someone who has COVID-19, or if you experience any symptoms, complete the Student COVID-19 Quarantine and Isolation form.

Counseling and Testing Center

The UL Lafayette Counseling and Testing Center is offering sessions by phone and online. To schedule an appointment, call (337) 482-6480 during business hours. Center hours are Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Learn more about the Counseling and Testing Center on its website.

Reminder: Academic Calendar Changes

Please note the following changes to the academic calendar.

  • Online registration (drop/add) will remain open through Monday, Aug. 31.
  • Fall 2020 full-term census day is now Tuesday, Sept. 8.
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University to close Wednesday and Thursday because of Hurricane Laura

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette will be closed on Wednesday, Aug. 26, and Thursday, Aug. 27, because of Hurricane Laura. Please note the following instructional, operational, and residential details.

Classes

  • All classes will be cancelled on Wednesday, Aug. 26, and Thursday, Aug. 27. Academic college deans and the Office of Academic Affairs will convene on Monday, Aug. 31, to formalize a plan to make up the missed days.
  • Classes will resume remotely on Friday, Aug. 28.

Operations

  • On-campus operations and departmental offices will be closed Wednesday, Aug. 26, and Thursday, Aug. 27.
  • Campus operations and departmental offices will resume teleworking on Friday, Aug. 28.
  • Essential personnel performing weather-related tasks should report to work as needed on Wednesday and Thursday.

Academic CalendarPlease note the following changes to the academic calendar.

  • Online registration (drop/add) will remain open through Monday, Aug. 31.
  • Fall 2020 full-term census day will now be Tuesday, Sept. 8.

Campus Residents

  • Campus residents should continue sheltering in place through Thursday.
  • If you have not already done so, please complete the Emergency Form in the StarRez Housing Portal and indicate whether you plan to stay on campus during the weather event or if you plan to leave. Access the StarRez Housing Portal via ULink, on the Campus Services tab, and in the Residence Life section.
  • Meals will be delivered to campus residents for lunch and dinner on Wednesday and for breakfast on Thursday.

Dining

  • Students can pick up a to-go meal in Cypress Lake Dining Hall by 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 25.
  • Cypress Lake Dining Hall, The Brew, and the Training Table will be open from 7-11 a.m. on Wednesday.
  • The dining hall will be open on Thursday for lunch from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and dinner from 5-8 p.m.
  • All other dining establishments will be closed on Wednesday and Thursday.

University Communications

The University will continue to monitor the storms and issue communications as necessary.

Updates and emergency information will be posted on the University’s website and official social media accounts. Information will be communicated to you through your University email account and possibly the University’s Emergency Notification System (ENS).

ENS emergency alerts are sent by email, telephone and text message. If you have not signed up to receive emergency alerts, please do so. View directions on how to sign up for ENS alerts on the Office of Environmental Health and Safety website.

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University announcements for tropical storms Marco and Laura

The University continues its preparations for tropical storms Marco and Laura. Please note the following regarding course instruction and campus operations.

  • No in-person courses will be held on campus through Friday, Aug. 28.
  • All course instruction will continue remotely through Friday, Aug. 28.
  • On-campus operations and departmental offices will continue teleworking through Friday, Aug. 28.

As a reminder, campus residents may park their vehicles in the Girard Park Circle Parking Garage through Friday, Aug. 28, for free.

University Communications
The University will continue to monitor the storms and will issue another communication on Tuesday, Aug 25.

Updates and emergency information will be posted on the University’s website and official social media accounts. Information will be communicated to you through your University email account and possibly the University’s Emergency Notification System (ENS).

ENS emergency alerts are sent by email, telephone and text message. If you have not signed up to receive emergency alerts, please do so. View directions on how to sign up for ENS alerts on the Office of Environmental Health and Safety website.

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University announcements for Hurricane Marco

In response to Hurricane Marco, the University of Louisiana at Lafayette has announced the following instructional, operational, and residential changes beginning at noon Monday, Aug. 24, through Tuesday, Aug. 25.

Classes

  • In-person and HyFlex classes held prior to noon on Monday will remain on campus as usual.
  • In-person and HyFlex classes that begin at noon or later on Monday will be held remotely.
  • All in-person classes on Tuesday will be held remotely.
  • All HyFlex classes will remain remote through Friday, Aug. 28.
  • Online, hybrid, and remote classes will continue as usual.

Students, if the weather prohibits you from attending or participating in your class, contact your professor. If you need further assistance, contact the Office of the Dean of Students at deanofstudents@louisiana.edu or (337) 482-6276.

Campus Operations

  • On-campus operations and departmental offices will move to teleworking at noon on Monday and will continue remote operations through Tuesday.
  • Only essential personnel performing weather-related tasks should remain on campus Monday afternoon and report on Tuesday, if needed. Contact your supervisor with questions.

Employees, if the weather prohibits you from working remotely, contact your supervisor.

Buildings

  • Edith Garland Dupré Library and the Agnes Edwards Hall open-use lab will remain open until 1 p.m. on Monday. It will be closed from 1 p.m. on Monday through Tuesday.
  • The Student Health Services will remain open during its normal operating hours.
  • All other campus buildings with the exception of residence halls will close at noon on Monday and will remain closed through Tuesday. This includes Bourgeois Hall, the Child Development Center, and the Student Union.

Residential Housing

All students in on-campus residences should shelter in place beginning Monday afternoon.

Dining

Cypress Lake Dining Hall will be closed beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday. Breakfast and lunch for Tuesday will be delivered to campus residents Monday evening. Cypress Lake Dining Hall will reopen Tuesday evening for dinner.

Campus Cupboard

Campus Cupboard will be open from 9 a.m.-noon on Monday, and closed on Tuesday.

Parking

  • Students coming to campus on Monday may park in the Girard Park Circle Parking Garage for free.
  • Campus residents may move their vehicles to the parking garage Monday afternoon and may park for free through Friday, Aug. 28.

Campus Events

All in-person campus events are cancelled through Friday, Aug. 28. Virtual events will continue as planned.

University Communications

The University will continue to monitor the storms. A decision regarding classes and University operations for Wednesday, Aug. 26, will be communicated no later than noon on Tuesday.

Updates and emergency information will be posted on the University’s website and official social media accounts. Information will be communicated to you through your University email account and through the University’s Emergency Notification System (ENS).

ENS emergency alerts are sent by email, telephone and text message. If you have not signed up to receive emergency alerts, please do so. View directions on how to sign up for ENS alerts on the Office of Environmental Health and Safety website.

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University monitoring weather

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is monitoring Tropical Depressions 13 and 14 in the Gulf of Mexico. For official updates, follow the University’s website and social media and check your University email.

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University announcements for Tropical Storm Cristobal

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus will be closed Monday, June 8, in response to Tropical Storm Cristobal. 

  • In-person classes will not be held. Remote and online classes will be held.
  • Campus offices will be closed. Only essential personnel performing weather-related tasks should report to campus. 
  • Employees who are working remotely should continue to do so. 

Phase one of the University’s Ragin’ Cajun Resiliency Plan was to begin on Monday, but will now start on Tuesday, June 9.

The University will continue to monitor the storm. For official updates, follow the University’s social media channels and visit the website

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Notice from ULPD

Notice to the Campus Community from University Police

 Crime Alert: Attempted unauthorized entry of an inhabited dwelling

At approximately 1:48 a.m. on March 2, UL Lafayette Police received a call from a resident of Callais Hall at Legacy Park Apartments. The caller stated she was sleeping in her bedroom when someone kicked in the main door of her apartment. The resident is unsure if the person entered the apartment. There are no suspects at this time. If you have any information, contact UL Police Department at (337) 482-6447.

UL Lafayette Police Department

This information is being provided in an effort to comply with the federal Jeanne Clery Act.

SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING. If you observe suspicious activity or unsafe conditions, call University Police immediately at 337-482-6447, or dial 911 from any University phone, or press the call button on a Code Blue emergency phone.You can report anonymous tips to University Police at 482-2TIP (2-2847) or through the Rave Guardian app at https://police.louisiana.edu/staying-safe/rave-guardian-app.  

STAY SAFE. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to stay current with the University’s Emergency Notification System by logging onto ULink and verifying your contact information. You also can use the Rave Guardian app on mobile phones to check-in with guardians and utilize the panic button. See more at https://police.louisiana.edu/staying-safe/rave-guardian-app.

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Notice from ULPD

Notice to the Campus Community from University Police

Crime Alert: Aggravated Burglary
At approximately 10 p.m. on Feb. 19, four students were robbed at gunpoint in Bonin Hall by two individuals who had challenged them to play video games for money. The robbery occurred upon arrival at one of the students’ rooms. The persons of interest are described as black males; one wearing a dark hoodie with red pants and the other a dark hoodie and dark pants. If you have any information, contact UL Police Department at (337) 482-6447.

UL Lafayette Police Department

This information is being provided in an effort to comply with the federal Jeanne Clery Act.

SEE SOMETHING, SAY SOMETHING. If you observe suspicious activity or unsafe conditions, call University Police immediately at 337-482-6447, or dial 911 from any University phone, or press the call button on a Code Blue emergency phone.You can report anonymous tips to University Police at 482-2TIP (2-2847) or through the Rave Guardian app at http://police.louisiana.edu/staying-safe/rave-guardian-app.
STAY SAFE. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to stay current with the University’s Emergency Notification System by logging onto ULink and verifying your contact information. You also can use the Rave Guardian app on mobile phones to check-in with guardians and utilize the panic button. See more at http://police.louisiana.edu/staying-safe/rave-guardian-app.

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