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Snow and Emergency Notifications

Weather Advisory

DELAYED OPENING: The Boston campus will open at 10:00 AM on December 3 due to the winter storm.

Please exercise caution when traveling to and from campus.

In the event of a university closure, exempt employees are encouraged to work remotely in order to maintain unit productivity or to prepare for reopening. Non-exempt personnel may work remotely only with prior supervisor approval.

Alerts and Weather Advisories

If a Tufts University campus closes due to snow, it will be announced via the following channels. These are the only official sources of a snow-related closing announcement.

If necessary, any additional details about the status of the Dental School will be posted on this page or via a message on the homepage of the school website.

Visit for further weather-related updates.

  • Through the Tufts Alert system (via text, calls)
  • By web at the Tufts University homepage
  • By email via a message from
  • By Twitter via @TuftsUniversity
  • By phone by calling 617-627-INFO (4636) for the Boston and Medford/Somerville campuses
  • By television and radio on TV channels 4 WBZ, 5 WCVB and 7 WHDH and AM Radio 680 & 1030

For information about preparing for winter storms, please visit the Public Safety website: