Weather Policy

School of Medicine Class Cancellation/Weather and Emergency Closing Policy

Please refer to BUMC Emergency Planning and Response Information for closure announcements:

Announcements regarding Medical Campus class cancellations specifically state “Boston University Medical Campus.” Announcements that “Boston University is closed” refer only to the Charles River Campus, not the Medical Campus.

Exceptions to Closing of the Medical Campus include:

  • BUSM 3rd and 4th year students assigned to inpatient services are expected to report to their clinical site, if possible.
  • Students assigned to outpatient services must check with the clinical site director.

Approved by the Medical Education Committee (MEC) on November 9, 2017