HOUSTON – Texas Southern University closed on Monday after issues with a power outage, school officials tweeted.
The school said backup generators were in use, but decided to close with the exception of essential personnel.
We currently have a power outage on campus. Backup generators in use. Stay tuned for updates.— Texas Southern University (@TexasSouthern) December 18, 2017
9:15 a.m. UPDATE: Texas Southern University will be closed for the rest of the day, with the exception of essential personnel. We are addressing our ongoing power outage. Please stay tuned to our website, social media and campus e-mail for further updates.— Texas Southern University (@TexasSouthern) December 18, 2017
The school posted the message on its web site and across its social media platforms.
The cause of power outage was not immediately known.