Illinois State University will be open on Friday, February 18.  Classes will be in session.  All campus offices and facilities will be open.  Faculty and staff should consider Friday, February 18, a University Weather Advisory day.  

The snow and high winds are forecast to taper off early this evening.  Illinois State Grounds workers are on campus and will work overnight to clear sidewalks, steps, and parking lots as weather conditions continue to improve.  As always during winter weather, use caution as you move about campus and the community.     

Please note the following: 

  • Residential dining centers will return to regular operating hours beginning Friday, February 18. 
  • On-campus COVID-19 testing sites will be open.  Please check the Coronavirus website for the most up-to-date information about testing. 
  • Campus parking remains impacted by the recent snow.  When parking in campus lots, please allow for space around snow piles. All parking garages, including the South University garage visitor area, are available for parking until 6 a.m. Monday, February 21, to keep surface lots open for snow removal. Visit the Office of Parking and Transportation website for the most up-to-date information about parking on campus. 
  • Please pay close attention to Town of Normal parking ban and potential road closure information found at For more information about public transportation in the Bloomington-Normal area visit and