Latest information on operational modifications for fall 2021 Roadrunner Roadmap
Tuesday, February 16, 2021

UTSA campuses closed due to weather

UTSA campuses closed due to weather

FEBRUARY 14, 2021 — Due to the threat of severe winter weather, all UTSA campuses are closed until Wednesday, February 17 at noon.

  • All online/virtual and in-person classes and meetings are canceled. Faculty should plan to reschedule any tests, quizzes or class activities and to delay deadlines for any assignments that were to be turned in during that time frame.

  • All university events, programs and activities are canceled, including athletics events.

  • Only those employees designated as having essential job functions supporting campus operations should report to work. All other employees (both telecommuting and in-person) and student workers do not need to report to work. If you have questions or concerns, contact your supervisor.


  • Roadrunner Café will operate under modified hours, opening at 10 a.m. for students living on campus. The late-night café will close at 10 p.m. The POD inside Roadrunner Café will be available from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. for snacks and Grab & Go items. The POD in the JPL Food Court, Starbucks, Subway and Chick-fil-A will be closed until Wednesday at noon. Panda Express will resume operations on Thursday.

  • Counseling and Mental Health Services will be available by phone for crisis and emergency services 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All noncritical appointments and group sessions are canceled. Students can contact Counseling and Mental Health Services at 210-458-4140 (option 2). The crisis helpline is available afterhours at 210-458-4140 (option 3).

  • Student Health Services will provide patient services remotely February 15–17. Staff will respond to phone calls from students at 210-458-4142 (option 2) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed noon to 1 p.m.). Lab services will not be available.

  • COVID-19 testing services, provided by Livingston Laboratories, will be closed Monday and Tuesday.

  • Campus Recreation is closed and will reopen at 4 p.m. on Wednesday.

  • The Child Development Center is closed and will reopen on Thursday. The center’s staff should report to work at noon on Wednesday.

  • The Rowdy Campus Store and Student Union office will remain closed until noon Wednesday.

  • The UTSACard and Campus Services office will be closed. In the event of a lost card, install and use the GET app, which has a virtual card for dining.

Garages will continue to operate as usual—except top decks are closed off. Staff will not be present, much like on weekends, which allows permit and hourly paid parking as usual.

UTSA Facilities crews will treat streets, sidewalks and campus walkways to prepare for frozen precipitation. Campus walkways that accumulate ice will be blocked off.

UTSA will continue to monitor conditions and provide additional information as needed. Updates will be posted on UTSA Today and on the university’s official social media channels on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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