A number of websites are consulted by the decision support team before a decision is made on campus closure. These sites, along with local television news and live reports from Campus Security, create a summary view of the current situation leading to Chancellor's decision.
- Washington State Live Traffic
- Tacoma WA Schools Report Warnings
(Linked to status of Tacoma Public Schools; generally they close first)
- Current Weather in Tacoma (National Westher Service)
Policy documents related to inclement weather:
- UW Tacoma Inclement Weather Administrative Directive
(describes process for suspension)