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Inclement Weather Procedures

Atlanta, GA Weather
(zipcode: 30314)

 

Dear Community,

In the event of inclement weather, you may obtain information regarding the College’s operational status by following the steps below:

From Home: When Bad Weather Strikes

1. Call the information line at (404) 270-6116 or (404)270-6117 at 6:00 a.m. to find out the operational status of the College.

2. If you are having trouble with any of the phone lines above, call Public Safety at (404) 525-6401 for an update.

3. Check the College Web site (www.spelman.edu) at 6:00 a.m.
A message will be posted on the home page regarding the operational status of the College.

4. Although the College’s operational status during inclement weather is often reported to local television news media, please DO NOT rely on these sources to confirm the College’s status.

6. For the most accurate update, it is important that you access the information lines referenced above or www.spelman.edu.


On Campus: When Bad Weather Strikes

When bad weather strikes during the hours of normal business operations, please follow the steps below to determine school closings:

1. Call the information line at (404) 270-6116 or (404)270-6117 to find out the operational status of the College.

2. Check your e-mail -- messages will be sent regarding the College’s operational status.

3. Although the College’s operational status during inclement weather is often reported to local television news media, please DO NOT rely on these sources to confirm the College’s status.

For the most accurate update, it is important that you access the information lines referenced above or www.spelman.edu.

4. Print a copy of this letter and keep it on file for future reference. Doing so will eliminate confusion and ensure that you have the most up -to-date information regarding Spelman’s operational status.

Thank you,

Tomika DePriest, Executive Director
Spelman College Office of Communications

 

 

Public Safety
Emergencies

In the event of any emergency on or adjacent to campus

1. Call Public Safety at ( 404) 525-6401

2. Call the department from phones on the College's PBX system at extension 7660

3. Contact the emergency dispatcher by picking up any of the eight emergency phones located strategically on campus. Push the red button to automatically dial the dispatcher.

4. There is also a courtesy phone in our offices that you can use 24 hours a day.

Emergency Response Procedures Manual (PDF)

Atlanta Police Department