Inclement Weather Instructions and Definitions
All closings/delays will be posted on the Pfeiffer University website: www.pfeiffer.edu.
Misenheimer:(704) 463-1360- Opt. 3 Charlotte:(704) 521-9116–Opt. 3 Triangle:(919) 941-2920 (Opt. 1, then Opt. 8)
Pfeiffer University closings or delays are determined separate from Stanly, Rowan, Mecklenburg, Cabarrus or Durham County school systems. Please do not assume that the decision made for those counties will apply to Pfeiffer University.
Definition of “UNIVERSITY CLOSED”: Students, faculty, administrators, and staff are not expected to attend classes or report to work. If you are in a position where an exception to this policy may be required, you will be notified individually.
Definition of “DELAY”: (Misenheimer Campus)
- 2-Hour Delay – Classes with starting times prior to 10 a.m. are canceled. Classes that start at 10 a.m. and thereafter will be on a regular schedule (For 2-hour delay on Wednesday, please be advised that Chapel will be held at 10 a.m.).
- 3-Hour Delay – Classes with starting times before 11 a.m. are canceled. Classes that start at 11 a.m. and thereafter will be on a regular schedule.
- 4-Hour Delay - Classes that have starting times before noon are canceled. Classes starting at noon and thereafter will be on a regular schedule.
Definition of “AFTERNOON CLASSES CANCELED”: Classes with starting times between noon and 5 p.m. are canceled.
Definition of “EVENING CLASSES CANCELED”: Classes with starting times of 5 p.m. or later are canceled.
The following TV and radio stations are contacted to announce inclement weather closing information. (Please note: Visiting the stations’ websites will be more efficient than waiting for scrolling information on a television screen.)
- WBTV/Channel 3 – Charlotte (www.wbtv.com)
- WCNC-TV/Channel 6 – Charlotte (www.wcnc.com)
- WSOC-TV/Channel 9 – Charlotte (www.wsoctv.com)
- NEWS 14 Carolina/Channel 14 (www.news14charlotte.com)
- WSPC 1010-AM -Albemarle (www.1010wspc.com)
- WPEG 98-FM - Charlotte (www.power98fm.com)
- WFAE 90.7 (local NPR station) - Charlotte (www.wfae.org)
- WBT Radio 1110-AM - Charlotte (www.wbt.com)
- WRAL-TV/Channel 5/Fox 50/Mix 101.5-FM - Raleigh (www.wral.com)
- WFMY-TV/Channel 2 - Greensboro (www.digtriad.com)