Alerts, closings and emergencies information

Germanna uses a mass notification system that can alert students with text messages on their cell phones. With 90% of college students having mobile phones, this method of communication can increase safety within the Germanna community. Time-sensitive messages can now go out to parents, students, faculty, and staff wherever they are.

In addition to cell phones, e2Campus enables Germanna to send important campus information to our website.

Very Important: After you register for cell phone notifications using the box below, you must enter the 4 digit verification code that will be text to your cell phone and enter it on the verification screen.

For email notifications only, you must click the verification link provided on the verification email you will receive. You will not receive e2Campus notifications until these steps are complete.

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Closings & emergency alerts

If you feel the above inclement weather status may not be updated yet, please verify by checking the radio and television stations listed below.

Virginia’s weather can be unpredictable and may require the College to close or delay opening. If a delay announcement is made, that delay is based on 8:00 a.m. opening time. For example, a two hour delay means a 10:00 a.m. opening time.

For additional information, please see the inclement weather policy. The College uses the following radio and television stations to announce decisions regarding opening or closing, generally by 6:00 a.m. for day classes, and by 4:00 p.m. for evening classes.


Station Channel City Station website
WFLS/WYSK/WWUZ 93.3 FM/99.3 FM/96.9 FM Fredericksburg Listen for closings
WBQB/WFVA 101.5 FM/1230 AM Fredericksburg Listen for closings
WGRQ 95.9 FM Fredericksburg Listen for closings
WGRX 104.5 FM Fredericksburg Listen for closings
WJMA 103.1 FM Culpeper Listen for closings
WINC 92.5 FM Winchester Listen for closings
WTOP 103.5 FM / 820 AM Washington, DC Listen for closings


Station Channel City Links To Closings
WRC Channel 4 Washington, DC Channel 4 closings
WJLA Channel 7 Washington, DC Channel 7 closings
WTVR Channel 6 Richmond Channel 6 closings
WRIC Channel 8 Richmond Channel 8 closings
WUSA Channel 9 Washington, VA Channel 9 closings
WWBT Channel 12 Richmond Channel 12 closings
WCAV, WVAW, WAHU Channel 19 (CBS),
Channel 16 (ABC),
Channel 27
Charlottesville Channel 19 closings

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