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Closing/Delayed Opening Information

Main Building and the Immaculate Conception Chapel on a spring day

In the event of an official class cancellation, delay to the start of classes, or campus closing due to weather, power outage, or other emergency, notice can be obtained from the communication systems listed below: 

  • The College's main number, 610.527.0200
  • e2Campus Text Messaging Alerts
  • The College's website
  • Social Media

  • The KYW Storm Center-KYW and its affiliates (KYW 1060AM, KYW-TV Channel 3, CW Philly Channel 57, and CBS3 HD Channel 233) provide up-to-date and official information on Rosemont class cancellations and delays, as well as campus closings. Click here to view status by identification number: 

    Below are the Rosemont College identification numbers:

    342 - daytime classes

    2342 - evening classes (beginning at or after 4pm)

 

Class Schedule/School Opening Delay & Class Schedule Cancellation/School Closing

Online/Hybrid Courses

In the event of weather cancelations, all online course activity will continue as scheduled.  If a Hybrid course has an on ground meeting scheduled, please refer to the appropriate section (Day, Evening, or Weekend) below. For specific details, please refer to the course syllabus for the specific online course.

Day Classes

The College will announce from the following options for Day Classes/Programs:

(Note: Classes that begin before 4:00 p.m. are considered day classes, regardless of a student’s designation.)

 1-Hour Delay - All classes scheduled to begin before 10:00 am are cancelled.  All College offices open at 10:00 am.

2-Hour Delay - All classes scheduled to begin before 11:00 am are cancelled. All College offices open at 11:00 am.

College Closed (All classes are cancelled and all College offices are closed).

 

Evening Classes

The College will announce from the following options for Evening Classes/Programs: (Note: Classes that begin at or after 4:00 pm are considered evening classes, regardless of a student's designation.)

There are no delays for evening classes.

College Closed - All classes are cancelled.

 

Weekend Classes

The College will announce from the following options for Evening Classes/Programs:

1-Hour Delay - All classes scheduled to begin before 10 am are cancelled.

2-Hour Delay - All classes scheduled to begin before 11 am are cancelled.

College Closed - All classes are cancelled.

 

 Campus Access During Class Cancellations and Closures

Once classes are cancelled, all buildings will be closed, but may be accessible by ID card if you have access rights to the building. Unless specified, the following facilities will remain open during any class cancellation or campus closure:

  • Cardinal Hall Dining
  • Residence Halls

Unless otherwise specified, the Gertrude Kistler Memorial Library will open according to the same delay policies for the Day Programs. During class cancellations and College closures, please check the Library webpage for updated hours. 

 

Athletics

Updates regarding Athletic Events and closures or cancellations can be found on the Rosemont Ravens’ website as well as on Twitter @RosemontRavens.

 

Campus Events & Campus Use by Outside Groups

Unless otherwise specified, Campus Events and Activities (e.g., performances, special events, etc.) will operate according to the same delay/cancellation policies for Day, Evening, & Weekend Classes.  If the College is closed, all rental group activities on campus are cancelled.