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Emergency Alert & Closing Procedures

SIGN UP FOR EMERGENCY TEXT ALERTS

You can receive important and urgent “alert” messages from St. Louis Community College through the STLCCAlert Twitter account.

If you have a Twitter account just follow @STLCCAlert using your favorite Twitter application. You will receive STLCCAlert tweets in your Twitter feed just as you receive other tweets from those whom you follow.

If you don't have a Twitter account, you can still receive STLCCAlert messages and notifications via text to your mobile phone using the "Fast Follow" feature. It’s easy to sign up – simply text “Follow STLCCAlert” to 40404 from your mobile phone. 

Please note that you may get several messages when you first sign up that are not from the College. To discontinue receiving text messages that are not from STLCCAlert, simply reply to the text message with the words"SET DISCOVER OFF" (without quotes). After that you will only get messages sent out by the school. Your mobile plan’s text message rates will apply.

Twitter users may want to use the Fast Follow method so they receive STLCCAlert messages via text as well as in their Twitter feed.

St. Louis Community College will remain open except under very severe weather conditions. Official announcements will be broadcast on KMOX-AM (1120) Radio, and television Channels 2, 4 and 5. On television, announcements are broadcast as early as possible at the bottom of the screen. Severe weather announcements are announced by campus.

Updates also will also be posted on the home page of the STLCC website and on the main page for each campus as well as a broadcast email when feasible. Below are the procedures for school closing and delayed schedule.

COLLEGE IS CLOSED

Means all classes are canceled for the day. No classes or labs, library, student center, writing center or any other service will be open. Classes in the evening also are canceled.

COLLEGE IS NOT CLOSED BUT IS ON delayed SCHEDULE

If a delayed schedule is announced, the location will delay opening until
9:30 a.m. Classes beginning before 9:30 a.m. will be canceled for that day.

In the absence of any announcement, students should assume the college is operating on its normal schedule.

Severe weather closing announcements are also available by calling any campus at the numbers below.

Florissant Valley: 314-513-4949
Forest Park: 314-951-9463
Meramec: 314-984-7669
Wildwood: 636-422-2653
Cosand Center: 314-539-5454
Corporate Center/Corporate College: 314-539-5799

additional local weather information

National Weather Service Forecast for St. Louis