Alert Archive

Recent Alerts

  • 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.
  • Delayed Start Monday, March 4, 2019 March 3, 2019 7:57pm - All classes at all campuses scheduled to start before 11:00 a.m. tomorrow are canceled. Classes starting at 11:00 a.m. and later will be held as scheduled. All online classes will be held as usual. A partial parking ban will be in effect from 8:00 p.m. tonight until 10:00 a.m. tomorrow. Learn more about parking bans.
  • Partial parking ban, Friday March 1 March 1, 2019 4:51pm - The University has instituted a partial parking ban for the Kingston Campus from midnight tonight, until 6 p.m. Saturday, March 2.
  • Partial parking ban to be lifted at 9 a.m. February 28, 2019 8:44am - The University will lift today's partial parking ban for the Kingston Campus at 9 a.m.
  • Delayed Start, Feb 28, 2019 February 28, 2019 6:40am - All classes at all campuses scheduled to start before 9:30 am today are canceled. Classes starting at 9:30 am and later will be held as scheduled. All online classes will be held as usual.
  • Partial parking ban Feb 28, 2019 February 27, 2019 4:53pm - The University has instituted a partial parking ban from midnight tonight until noon Thursday, Feb. 28, for the Kingston Campus.
  • 4-2121 back in service February 20, 2019 3:09pm - URI ALERT: The Campus Emergency Line 4-2121 (401-874-2121 from cell phones) is back in service and may be used to report any emergency on campus.
  • 4-2121 speed dial not working February 20, 2019 2:30pm - URI ALERT: Enter message here…
  • 2121 back in service February 18, 2019 3:30pm - URI ALERT: The Campus Emergency Line 401-874-2121 is back in service and may be used to report any emergency on campus to Public Safety. If off-campus dial 911.
  • 2121 lines not working February 18, 2019 8:28am - URI ALERT: Campus emergency phone number 874-2121 is not working. Dial 874-4910 to report an emergency on campus. Off-campus, dial 911.
  • Cancellations Feb 18, 2019 February 17, 2019 6:55pm - Classes scheduled to start before 11:00 am Feb 18, 2019 are canceled. A partial parking ban will be in effect from midnight until 6:00 pm Feb 19, 2019.
  • Cancellation Feb 12, 2019 February 12, 2019 11:39am - All classes on all campuses that start at 2:00 pm or later are canceled.