Inclement Weather Reminders
With winter fast approaching, now is a great time to review the Inclement Weather/Emergency Closing Policy. Mason's switchboard at 703-993-1000, Mason Alert, the University's homepage, and local media outlets announce university closings, late openings, or other weather-related changes in the university's schedule.
How Does Inclement Weather Affect Your Paycheck?
Visit HR & Payroll's Inclement Weather Guidance for timesheet guidance related to late openings, early closings, and flexible schedules.
Telework and Inclement Weather
Teleworkers (if it is their scheduled telework day) and remote workers continue to work even if:
Unless the weather or emergency impacts the alternate location of the flexible worker (e.g. a regional power outage). Having telework agreements and technology in place in advance can come in handy if Mason experiences an extended weather event or other emergency.
Details are available at http://flexwork.gmu.edu.
Mason Alert is a convenient resource to easily stay informed on impactful and timely announcements. All university employees are automatically enrolled in Mason Alert.
We strongly advise registering cell phone number(s) and additional email addresses to ensure you receive emergency messages in a timely manner. To register your cell phone to receive text message alerts visit alert.gmu.edu. Select the green Mason Alert box to log into your Mason Alert account with your university credentials.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions. We'd love to help you out!