August 29, 2023
Communications and Media Relations Coordinator
VSU Announces Hurricane Idalia Closure
Update on Tuesday, September 5, 20238 p.m.
Valdosta State University will reopen for business on Wednesday, September 6., but classes will not resume until Thursday, Sept. 7. All staff are required to report to work on Wednesday.
Update on Friday, September 1, 2023
This will allow additional time to restore power, assess campus buildings and technical services, and provide extra time for employees and students to safely return to campus.
Update on Thursday, August 31, 2023
Due to the extensive damage from Hurricane Idalia, VSU will remain closed for cleanup until Tuesday, September 5. Students and employees can see their valdosta.edu email addresses for more information on dining, classes, etc.
Original post on Tuesday, August 29, 2023
We have continued to closely track the path of Hurricane Idalia and the damage in its aftermath.
VSU will be closed starting at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 30, and will remain closed until midnight. During the closure, only essential personnel and residents of campus housing are allowed on campus.
We will continue to monitor the impact of Idalia, but as of right now, we anticipate VSU reopening at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 31.
Classes: For faculty and students, face to face classes are canceled for the entire day Wednesday.
Campus Activities: All campus activities and facility reservations are canceled for the entire day Wednesday.