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Inclement Weather Closures for Wednesday, February 1, 2023

All instruction for Wednesday, February 1, will be canceled and campus operations limited to essential personnel. When classes are canceled, there are no synchronous requirements for students. Faculty will communicate with students regarding asynchronous assignments and adjustments to the syllabus and course schedule.

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15 to 1
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23
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162
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The University of Central Arkansas is committed to a bright future. Through our rich 115-year tradition of excellence, UCA ensures that even during the most challenging times, you don’t have to put your dreams on hold. At UCA, you’ll be provided an innovative and collaborative education within a culture of student support and success.

 

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