MU officials urge students to check forecast before returning

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By: Jacob Cavaiani, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - University of Missouri officials continue to monitor the forecast and urge students to check the weather in preparation for the beginning for the semester on Tuesday.

“Depending on the route they are taking, ice could still be a significant factor on Monday,” said Gary Ward, vice chancellor for operations. “Some roads might be fine while others could be hazardous. Students and parents should check the road conditions along their travel routes before making a decision to come to campus.”

Classes are scheduled to begin Tuesday. Students who have difficulty returning campus will need to contact their professor to find out what they missed, according to a news release.

 

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