Please check the UVA Emergency Information page or call the UVA Hotline at (434) 924-7669 or 243-7669 before making plans. Opt-in for UVA text alerts
NEED HELP? Call 911 or view a list of on-call emergency phone numbers.
Emergency Library Contacts
John Unsworth, Dean of Libraries
(217) 390-2043 (Cell) / (434) 924-7849
Carla Lee, Deputy Librarian
Inclement Weather Policy
Please note that in extreme cases such as blizzard conditions, power outages, high winds, or any other situations in which the Library deems conditions unsafe for employees and/or patrons, libraries may be closed.
If the University closes due to inclement weather, unless otherwise indicated above, Clemons Library will remain open on an abbreviated schedule, but other Library locations will be closed.
- If classes are in session: Clemons will be open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.
- If classes are not in session: Clemons will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Darden, Health Sciences, and Law libraries set hours independently. Check their websites and/or call to confirm their inclement weather schedules.
Inclement weather schedules may differ under certain circumstances such as early closures or delayed openings.
Office of the Dean of Students
The Office of the Dean of Students provides 24-hour crisis management and incident response services to University students.
Dean on-call (M-F 8:00am to 5:00pm)
University Police Department (after hours)
(434) 924-7166 - request the Dean on-call
Incident Reporting & Safety
Office of Emergency Management
John DeSilva, Director
Housing and Residence Life
On-call Emergency Phone Numbers
Public Safety: University of VA Police Dept.