2017 Press Releases

Storm Ophelia: UCC to close tomorrow (Monday, Oct 16)

15 Oct 2017

University College Cork will be closed tomorrow to ensure the safety of students and staff following a STATUS RED weather warning issued by Met √Čireann.

There will be no access to any of the UCC campuses (including the Mardyke Arena).

It is anticipated that the University will resume normal business on Tuesday (Oct 17) but any changes will be posted on the UCC website and on UCC Facebook and Twitter channels.

The University hopes that all staff and students stay safe during the storm and heed the advice of Met √Čireann and local authorities.

Nora Geary


Emergency Management Team


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Media queries: Ruth Mc Donnell, Head of Media and PR, Office of Marketing and Communications, UCC Mob: 086-0468950.

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