Skip to Main Content

Apply Now to the University of Wyoming apply now

UW Announces Jan. 20 Closures

January 13, 2014
People marching
The annual Martin Luther King Jr. march begins at 4 p.m. Monday at the Albany County Courthouse and proceeds to the Wyoming Union. (UW Photo)

Most University of Wyoming business and administrative offices will be closed and classes dismissed Monday, Jan. 20, for Martin Luther King Jr./Wyoming Equality Day. Normal business hours and class times will resume Tuesday, Jan. 21.

Coe Library will be open from noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, and will be closed both Sunday and Monday, Jan. 19-20.

Half Acre Gym will be open Monday from  noon-8 p.m. and the pool is open from noon-4 p.m.

The UW Geological Museum is open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, and will be closed Sunday and Monday.

The UW Art Museum is closed to prepare for spring semester exhibitions and will reopen Friday, Jan. 31, with a reception for spring semester exhibitions at 6 p.m. Regular museum hours resume Saturday, Feb. 1.

The university and community holiday observance is highlighted Monday with a national day of service that begins at 1 p.m. in the Union Skylight Lounge. The annual MLK march begins at 4 p.m. Monday at the Albany County Courthouse and ends at the Wyoming Union Yellowstone Ballroom. The free Willena Stanford Supper begins at 4:45 p.m. in the ballroom.

For a complete list of MLK/DOD events, visit the website at

Contact Us

Institutional Communications

Bureau of Mines Building, Room 137


Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: (307) 766-2929


Find us on Facebook (Link opens a new window) Find us on Twitter (Link opens a new window)

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
UW Operators (307) 766-1121 | Contact Us | Download Adobe Reader

Accreditation | Virtual Tour | Emergency Preparedness | Employment at UW | Privacy Policy | Harassment & Discrimination | Accessibility Accessibility information icon