The University has a number of protocols in place to receive severe weather information and to warn the campus community. The University constantly monitors the weather and has direct communication with the National Weather Service in Birmingham, Tuscaloosa County EMA, and an on-staff meteorologist. Should a hazard develop, Public Safety will initiate the notification process through Strategic Communications.
In a weather event, the University may issue advisories or suspend normal operations and activities based on the significance of the threat.
The University has been certified by the National Weather Service as a StormReady University. See weather related links below.