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Recent Alerts

  • General Emergency Alert (TEST TEST TEST) April 12, 2021 9:00am - URI Alert: This is a test of the URI Emergency Notification System. No action is required. To unsubscribe from this list, please text “LEAVE RhodyAlert” to 226787
  • Dispatch Center phone outage restored April 2, 2021 4:53am - URI ALERT: All campus phones have been restored to normal functioning.
  • Dispatch Center phone outage April 2, 2021 3:55am - URI ALERT: Campus phone lines down including blue light phones. In case of emergency, dial 9-1-1 from a cellular phone.
  • Blue Light Phones Inoperable March 3, 2021 10:10am - URI ALERT: Campus “blue light” emergency phones are out of service. In case of emergency, dial 911 from a cell phone or call URI Public Safety at 401-874-2121.
  • Phone service restored EM2021-004 March 2, 2021 12:49pm - URI ALERT: Update–Regular landline phone service restored at all campuses, emergency phone numbers back to normal functioning.
  • General Emergency Alert (NO phone) March 2, 2021 10:12am - URI ALERT: Temporary issue w campus landline phones unable to dial 911. In case of emergency, dial 911 from a cell phone or from a campus phone, dial 4-2121.
  • Winter Storm Remote Classes 2-19-2021 February 18, 2021 9:43pm - URI ALERT: Due to forecasts for additional snowfall through noon tomorrow and possible hazardous driving conditions, all classes on all campuses on Friday, February 19, will be delivered virtually. Students should check their email and Brightspace course site for course specific remote learning expectations. Please also check your email for important additional information regarding covid […]
  • Winter Storm Remote Classes 2-18-2021 February 18, 2021 11:09am - URI ALERT: Major winter storm expected; all classes at all campuses to be held by remote delivery on today 2/18. Check your email for important additional info
  • All classes starting at 12:30 p.m. and after, Thursday, Feb. 18, to be held virtually February 17, 2021 8:35pm - With forecasters calling for snow beginning Thursday, Feb. 18, all classes on all campuses starting at 12:30 p.m. and after that time, including those delivered in-person and virtually, will be delivered virtually.
  • Winter Storm Remote Classes January 31, 2021 12:58pm - URI ALERT: Because of a major winter storm that will start in our area early Monday morning, February first, all URI classes, including classes scheduled as online and in-person, on all campuses will continue remote delivery throughout Monday. Students should check their email and Brightspace course site for course specific remote learning expectations. Please also […]
  • Partial parking ban goes into effect tonight at 5 p.m. on Kingston Campus January 26, 2021 4:16pm - With forecasters calling for up to 3 inches of snow in the area starting this afternoon, Jan. 26, and lasting overnight, the University urges its campus community to exercise caution during the storm's duration.
  • COVID-19 Class cancellation March 11, 2020 2:29pm - URI ALERT: All classes on all campuses canceled 3/16-3/20/20. Classes will resume online 3/23/20. Please check your URI email for important updates and info.
  • Tree down on Complex Rd February 7, 2020 3:20pm - URI ALERT: Large tree fallen on Complex Rd, road blocked, please avoid the area.
  • High Wind Warning February 7, 2020 2:37pm - URI ALERT: Currently experiencing very high winds on campus. Pedestrians please use caution. Also, traffic light is out on Rt 138 at Upper College Rd.
  • Additional Delay: December 3, 2019 December 3, 2019 9:51am - URI ALERT: All classes on all campuses beginning before 3:30 today are cancelled. Classes starting after 3:30 and online classes will be held as scheduled.
  • Delayed Start: December 3, 2019 December 3, 2019 5:50am - URI ALERT: All classes at all campuses that start before 11:00 am today are canceled. Classes starting at 11:00 am and later will be held as usual.
  • Power Restored October 18, 2019 6:38am - Power has been restored to the Kingston Campus. All classes, programs and events will be held as scheduled.
  • All Kingston Classes Canceled: Oct. 17, 2019 October 17, 2019 9:38am - All day and evening classes on the Kingston Campus today (Thursday, October 17, 2019) are canceled due to a campus-wide power outage. Dining Services, Memorial Union, and Health Services are open as usual. Online classes and classes on other campuses will be held as scheduled.
  • Phone Service Disruption: Oct 17, 2019 October 17, 2019 9:12am - Due to last night's weather event, the Kingston Campus is experiencing a campus-wide power outage that has disrupted telephone service to campus. For non-emergencies, please watch URI Alerts for updates and call back once service is restored.
  • Delayed Start: Oct 17, 2019 October 17, 2019 5:54am - URI ALERT: All Kingston classes starting before 11:00 am today are canceled. Classes starting at 11:00 am and later will be held as usual. KINGSTON CAMPUS ONLY.