Skip to Content, Navigation, or Footer.
We inform. You decide.
Saturday, May 18, 2024

Santa Fe College cancels classes due to Hurricane Ian

Classes are canceled starting 5 p.m Tuesday

<p>The Santa Fe logo as seen at Blount Hall located at 401 NW 6th St. Sunday, July 14, 2022. </p><p><br/></p>

The Santa Fe logo as seen at Blount Hall located at 401 NW 6th St. Sunday, July 14, 2022. 

Santa Fe College canceled classes starting at 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. President Paul Broadie released the alert at 10:09 a.m. Tuesday in an online alert.

All classes starting at 4 p.m. or later are canceled. Classes that are already in progress will be allowed to continue, all ending by 5 p.m.

The college expects to reopen for normal operations Oct. 3, the alert said.

Prior to SFC, UF announced Monday night that all classes would be canceled Wednesday through Friday.

More information about building closures and plans to secure campus are forthcoming, the college wrote in its alert.

The Alachua County Commission has declared a local state of emergency ahead of Hurricane Ian’s arrival. As of Tuesday, a tropical storm watch has been issued for most of Northeast and North Central Florida including  Alachua County. Tropical storm-force winds are possible in the county within the next 48 hours.

Contact Claire at Follow her on Twitter @grunewaldclaire.

Support your local paper
Donate Today
The Independent Florida Alligator has been independent of the university since 1971, your donation today could help #SaveStudentNewsrooms. Please consider giving today.

Claire Grunewald

Claire Grunewald is a fourth-year journalism major and the Spring 2024 Editor In Chief of The Alligator. In her free time, she likes to go to concerts and attempt to meet her Goodreads reading goal. 

Powered by SNworks Solutions by The State News
All Content © 2024 The Independent Florida Alligator and Campus Communications, Inc.