Some colleges in southeastern North Carolina are closing early Thursday, July 3 in anticipation of Hurricane Arthur.
Brunswick Community College will close at 1 p.m. Thursday and will remain closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day.
Officials at UNCW announced Thursday morning they plan to close the main campus and the Onslow Extension site at 5pm.
That also means all campus services will close EXCEPT Wagoner Dining Hall. That will close at 6pm.
UNCW released the following statement:
UNCW will continue to monitor Hurricane Arthur and will provide updates on the UNCW homepage, social media channels and hotline as conditions warrant.
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