Tarleton closes at mid-day March 30 ahead of Easter holiday weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 29, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas—Tarleton State University will close at noon tomorrow, Friday, March 30, ahead of the Easter holiday weekend, and all classes are suspended for the day.

Several essential services and areas within the university’s Division of Student Affairs will remain operational and/or limit operations for the holiday weekend. Areas with modified operating hours are:

Dining Services
• Dining Hall: Will maintain normal operating hours throughout the weekend.
• Food Court (Thompson Student Center): Will be closed Friday, March 30, through Sunday, April 1; Will resume normal business hours on Monday.
• Study Grounds Café (Dick Smith Library): Will be closed Friday, March 30, through Sunday, April 1; Will resume normal business hours on Monday.

Health & Counseling Services
• Wellness Center: Will close at noon on Friday, March 30, and will resume normal operating hours on Monday.

Residential Facilities
• Will remain open and staffed throughout the weekend.

Barry B. Thompson Student Center
• Main Building: Will close at 6 p.m. Friday, March 30; Will maintain normal operating hours on Saturday, March 31; Will delay opening until 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 1.
• Campus Bookstore: Will close at noon on Friday, March 30, and will resume normal operating hours on Monday.
• All other offices: Will close at noon on Friday, March 30, and will resume normal operating hours on Monday.

Campus Recreation
• Campus Recreation Facility: Will maintain normal operating hours on Friday, March 30; Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, March, 31; Open 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Sunday, April 1.

University Police
• Administrative Offices: Will close at noon on Friday, March 30, and resume normal operating hours on Monday.
• Campus Patrol: Will maintain normal operations.
• For non-emergencies, call the Control Center at 254-968-9265; For Emergencies, call 9-1-1.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven educational experience, marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. Offering degree programs in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian and online to more than 13,000 students, Tarleton engages with communities through real-world learning experiences to address societal needs while maintaining its core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service.

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Contact: Kurt Mogonye, Senior Communications Specialist
254-968-9460
[email protected]

A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.