Emergency Campus Closure Policy

Policy #: 
OPR 903.010
Executive Owner: 
Dean of Students

The scope of this policy applies to all AdventHealth University (AHU) faculty, staff, adjuncts, and students.


The purpose of this policy is to explain when any AHU campus will be closed due to an emergency and who makes this determination.


It is the policy of AHU to ensure a safe campus.  AHU campus(es) are subject to emergency closure in situations such as natural disasters, man-made threats, pandemics or health crises, and/or other such major unforeseen events.

All decision regarding emergency school closure will be made by AHU Administration or their designated authority.




CommitteeDate VotedMinutes Code
Strategic and Operational PlanningWednesday, January 18, 202323:04
Approved by: 
Approval Date: 
Wednesday, February 15, 2023
Effective Date: 
Wednesday, January 18, 2023
Review Date: 
Wednesday, January 17, 2024