Tarleton State University's main campus in Stephenville. (File)
STEPHENVILLE (December 10, 2013) Tarleton State University closed its main campus in Stephenville and locations at the McLennan Community College University Center in Waco, Weatherford, Midlothian and its Southwest Metroplex Center in Fort Worth Tuesday because of the lingering effects of the icy weekend storm.
The school also rescheduled final exams originally set for last Friday, Monday and Tuesday at all of its campuses.
All final exams set for Friday, Dec. 6 will be given this Friday at the originally scheduled times.
All final exams scheduled for Monday, except for the MWF 11 exam which was given on time from 11:30 a.m.-2 p.m., will be taken given next Monday at the originally scheduled times.
All final exams for Tuesday will be rescheduled for Tuesday, Dec. 17, at the originally appointed times.
“Students are encouraged to stay in touch with individual instructors as instructors are being encouraged to look for a viable alternative that works for that particular section. However, if such a viable alternative is not found then the final exam slots missed will be made up at the time as indicated above,” he university said in a press release.
Commencement exercise will be held as scheduled this Saturday.
The university plans to keep facilities that provide student-oriented services open including the Barry B. Thompson Student Center, Dining Hall, Rec Sports Building and the Dick Smith Library.
Residential, Living & Learning personnel are available as needs arise, the school said.