College-wide Class Cancellation and Closing Information
Unless otherwise noted above, the college is open.
Unusually severe weather, emergencies or other situations may occasionally require that college operations be closed or curtailed.
The decision to cancel, postpone classes or close the college is usually determined by 5 a.m. when inclement weather occurs overnight. The decision to cancel classes may also occur during the scheduled day and shall be reported at least one and one-half (1-1/2) hours prior to the announced cancellation time under most conditions. It may be necessary to update postings/alerts depending on the conditions.
The following message are common:
All students, faculty and staff are urged to use their judgment when traveling to campus during inclement weather. If the college is open, it is your responsibility to communicate with the appropriate faculty and staff if you cannot make it to campus.
Where to Find Cancellation and Closing Information
College Home Page: www.hvcc.edu
Email: Sent to all students, faculty and staff
Phone Message: Call the main line (518) 629-HVCC(4822)
Social Media Sites
The college also posts through the School Closing Network, which includes the following local news, TV and radio stations: