LIST: Winter weather prompts school district, university closures in Houston-area

These area schools have announced closures due to wintry weather

HOUSTON – There are several school districts and universities in southeast Texas that will be closed or under early dismissal ahead of winter weather expected to impact our area this week.

SEE ALSO: Arctic cold front to move in early Thursday

Here are the closures/afterschool activity cancelations Friday, Feb. 4

College/University closures, updates for Thursday, Feb. 3 and Friday, Feb. 4

College of the Mainland - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Houston Baptist University - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Houston Community College - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Lone Star College (all campuses) - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

University of Houston-Clear Lake - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

University of Houston-Downtown - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Prairie View A&M - Classes to be remote Friday, Feb. 4

San Jacinto College - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Texas State Technical College - Campus closed Friday, Feb. 4. Online/remote classes will continue.

Texas A&M University at College Station - Closed Thursday, Feb. 3

University of St. Thomas - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

The University of Texas at Austin - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Wharton County Junior College - Closed Friday, Feb. 4

Rice University - All classes will be remote on Friday, Feb. 4


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Moriah Ballard joined the KPRC 2 digital team in the fall of 2021. Prior to becoming a digital content producer in Southeast Texas and a Houstonian, Moriah was an award-winning radio host in her hometown of Lorain, Ohio and previously worked as a producer/content creator in Cleveland. Her faith, family, and community are her top passions.

A graduate of the University of Houston-Downtown, Ana moved to H-Town from sunny southern California in 2015. In 2020, she joined the KPRC 2 digital team as an intern. Ana is a self-proclaimed coffee connoisseur, a catmom of 2, and an aquarium enthusiast. In her spare time, she's an avid video gamer and loves to travel.