Hurricane Florence Update: VUU is now open for students to return to campus

September 16, 2018

Sunday 9:50 a.m.

Virginia Union University (VUU) reopens and classes will resume on Monday, September 17th. If you are a residential student, you are free to come back as long as the weather permits. 

If you are not signed up, for campus alerts, you can do so by clicking on the following link: bit.ly/2BiBsNI.

Hurricane Florence has been downgraded to a tropical depression by the National Weather Service. VUU will continue to monitor the storm and send updates by emergency alert, social media, email, and www.vuu.edu.

Richmond Weather Update:


A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 81. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Sunday Night

A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.


Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Be safe!