Storm Information

Update: Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 – 1:51 p.m.: Due to power outages, King’s and Dalhousie’s Halifax campuses will be closed for the remainder of the day, effective immediately. Classes for this afternoon and this evening are cancelled.

Alumni and friends attending the on-campus Halifax World Alumni Celebration events should note:

  • The Afternoon Tea has been moved from the Library to the Boardroom (2nd floor A&A)
  • Tonight’s Wardroom Beer Tasting event has been cancelled. Stay tuned for further updates on a rain date.

On occasion, King’s will need to close due to inclement weather. When this happens, we will send out notifications through the following channels:

  • An alert will appear on This page will be updated with our weather status.
  • Messages will be sent out on Facebook and Twitter. We encourage you to share/retweet this information.
  • A community email will be sent out.

If Dalhousie’s Studley campus is closed due to weather, King’s will also close. When a closure occurs, classes will not be held and other offices and services may also be closed. Exams within the scheduled exam period that are cancelled due to a school closure will be rescheduled.

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