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UW Announces Holiday Closures

December 17, 2018
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Most University of Wyoming business and administrative offices will be closed Saturday, Dec. 22-Tuesday, Jan. 1, for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, as well as winter break. (UW Photo)

Most University of Wyoming business and administrative offices will be closed Saturday, Dec. 22-Tuesday, Jan. 1, for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, as well as winter break.

Normal business hours will resume Wednesday, Jan. 2.

Because of the closure, the December payday for UW employees will be Friday, Dec. 21.

Coe Library will close at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 21, and it will not reopen until 8 a.m. Jan. 2. All other library branches will be closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1.

Half Acre Recreation and Wellness Center will be closed Dec. 22-26 and Dec. 29-Jan. 1. The pool will be closed Dec. 22-Jan. 1. Half Acre will be open from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 27-28 and from 6 a.m.-8 p.m. during weekdays starting Wednesday, Jan. 2. It will be open 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, and noon-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27. Spring semester hours begin Monday, Jan. 28.

The UW Art Museum will close at 5 p.m. Dec. 21 and will reopen Jan. 2. Normal hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Thursdays from 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Extended Thursday hours will not be observed in January; they will resume Feb. 7.

The UW Geological Museum will close at 4 p.m. Dec. 21. The museum will reopen Jan. 2 with reduced hours (noon-3 p.m.) through Saturday, Jan. 26. Normal hours -- Mondays through Saturdays from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. -- will resume Monday, Jan. 28.

LaramieLink Dial-A-Ride service will end at 2 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19. Normal service will resume Saturday, Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. The Campus Commuter will operate on the holiday schedule Dec. 19-21 and Jan. 2-25. All UW transit services will be unavailable Dec. 22-Jan. 1. For more information and to view a schedule, visit www.uwyo.edu/tps/transit/holiday-schedule.html.

The Wyoming Union will close at 7 p.m. Dec. 21. It will reopen Wednesday, Jan. 2, with operating hours of 7 a.m.-7 p.m. during weekdays, and it will be closed on weekends. Normal hours will resume Jan. 28.

UW residence halls will reopen at 8 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25. Spring semester classes begin Monday, Jan. 28.

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