- Baker Dunleavy signs five-year contract extension
- New Haven issues a Public Health Alert after over 90 people overdose
- Quinnipiac men’s basketball finalizes 2018-19 schedule
- Quinnipiac men’s basketball unveils non-conference slate
- Quinnipiac women’s basketball announces non-conference schedule
- New QCards show more face and less branding for easier identification
- President Judy Olian to ‘shape Quinnipiac’s bright future’ with students
- Quinnipiac men’s ice hockey releases 2018-19 schedule
- Sleeping Giant State Park closed indefinitely after tornado damage
- Quinnipiac partners with People’s United Bank
Quinnipiac closes as Connecticut braces for Hurricane Sandy
As Hurricane Sandy bears down on the Connecticut shoreline, Quinnipiac University is taking action.
The University will close beginning at 5 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 29 and will remain closed through Tuesday, Oct. 30. Classes and events are canceled, and all campus offices will be closed during this time.
All residence halls will remain open, as well as the student centers and dining halls on the Mount Carmel and York Hill campuses. The North Haven Campus will be closed throughout the storm.
Public Safety and Student Health Services will have additional staff available. The university’s shuttles will have service to Union Station in New Haven between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. The shuttles to the York Hill Campus will run until 10 p.m. on Sunday evening.
Sandy, a Category 1 hurricane, is projected to make landfall between Maryland and Connecticut, according to the National Weather Service. Fairfield County, Bridgeport, East Haven and Old Saybrook have all issued mandatory evacuations, beginning at 12 p.m. on Sunday afternoon.
Stay with the Quinnipiac Chronicle for more information throughout Hurricane Sandy.