Current Weather Conditions in Lima, Ohio

UNOH Inclement Weather Delay Policy

Occasionally during the winter months it may be necessary to close the University because of inclement weather. Text messages will be sent to those people who have registered their cell number and/or email address to receive Racer Alerts.

If you have not already done so, sign up today for the Racer Alerts! emergency text messaging notification system! It is designed to instantly reach cell phones and other mobile devices when an urgent campus situation needs to be communicated. In the event of an emergency, a text message will be sent to the mobile number and/or e-mail address registered with the system. Register for Racer Alerts through the UNOH portal at

UNOH students, faculty and staff can register by going to the UNOH portal, clicking on the Quick Links tab, then Racer Alerts under Online Services, then entering your mobile number and/or e-mail address of choice. You will receive a text message confirming that you have opted into the alert system to receive emergency notifications.

Messages will also be on the voice mailbox at 419-998-9689 and on WLIO-TV.

Any cancellations or snow schedule announcements will be aired by 6:30 a.m. for day and weekend students, by 4 p.m. for cancellation of evening classes and by 7 p.m. on Sunday for College of Applied Technologies early morning classes. If you must leave home before 6:30 a.m., please call the voice mailbox (998-9689) to check about school delays and cancellations.

The following class schedule should be used in case of a school delay

College of Applied Technologies

College of Applied Technologies classes will begin at 10:00 a.m.. For College of Applied Technologies' business classes: Please report to your first scheduled business class at 10:00 a.m.; from there all classes run on half of the scheduled time.

Colleges of Business, Occupational Professions, and Health Professions

Section 1 (normal 8:00 a.m. class) starts at 10:00 a.m. and will end at 11:00 a.m.
Section 2 (normal 9:45 a.m. class) starts at 11:15 a.m. and will end at 12:15 p.m.
Section 3 (normal 11:30 a.m. class) starts at 12:30 p.m. and will end at 1:30 p.m.
Section 4 (normal 1:15 p.m. class) starts at 1:45 p.m. and will end at 2:45 p.m.

Please do not call the University directly. If classes are in session but you cannot make it in, College of Business, Occupational Professions, and Health Professions students need to talk to their instructors on their first day back; College of Applied Technologies' students need to call and leave a message for their instructors.