Fox Valley Technical College has a
Campus Emergency Hotline. For inquiries regarding Fox Valley Technical College
campus emergencies due to inclement weather and other conditions, please
areas in the district)
The hotline number will announce all
official campus emergencies at the Appleton and Oshkosh campuses and all
Appleton/Oshkosh Campus Closing
If Fox Valley Technical College is going to close due to weather, the College
will announce an Appleton/Oshkosh campus closing by 6:00 a.m. for day
classes/activities and by 3:00 p.m. for evening classes/activities. The
decision on campus closings will be made by the college President and the Vice
President of Administrative Services or their designee(s).
Closing information is provided to television, radio stations, and through the
College's emergency mass notification system. The roster of radio and
television stations is made available through various resources including the
FVTC website and bulletin boards at all FVTC campuses.
The College will strive to remain open to serve students. If the weather is
threatening and campus stays open, the choice to report for class or work is
ultimately up to the student or staff member. Driving conditions may vary
across the wide geographical region served by FVTC. Every effort will be made
to help the student make up educational experiences lost due to severe weather
conditions. It is the student’s responsibility to contact his or her
instructor(s) to make up missed assignments. Staff members who choose not to
report to work are eligible to use emergency leave.
When the campuses are closed, faculty and staff should not report to work. The
buildings will be locked.