If severe inclement weather or other emergency requires the cancellation of all Extension classes, the cancellation is communicated through a variety of media:
- A posting on Harvard Extension School’s homepage.
- 24-hour telephone information line messages:
- Harvard Extension School Information Line: (617) 495-4024
- Harvard University Weather Emergency Phone Line: (866) 496-NEWS (6397)
- E-mail and text messages
- Local television and website postings:
Cambridge emergency parking bans
If Cambridge institutes an emergency parking ban during a weather or other emergency, a notice will appear on the City of Cambridge website.
Whenever classes meet, pay attention to local weather and travel conditions if you commute from beyond the Cambridge and Boston area, and use your judgment regarding safe travel to campus.
In an emergency on campus, call 617 495-1212, the Harvard University Police Department (HUPD) urgent phone line. See Campus Safety and Security and the HUPD website for more information and tips on campus safety.