Claflin University uses for emergency text, emails and voice mail alerts to employees and students.  Please visit and follow the instructions to receive notifications if you are a Claflin employee or student.

  For updates, visit or call (803) 535-5444. Follow local TV and radio stations for weather updates and advisories


Inclement Weather Protocol

Claflin University remains committed to ensuring the safety of our campus population. This page is designed to keep the public abreast of inclement weather that may impact University operations. In the event of inclement weather, you will be updated on the current weather situation and instructed on the appropriate protocol to follow when the administration finds it necessary to institute delays or closings.

Read Claflin University's INCLEMENT WEATHER PROTOCOL for an overview of notification procedures during inclement weather for all students, faculty and staff on our campus, and the EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS RECOVERY PLAN  to review the institution's policies and procedures as they relate to readiness to respond to inclement weather and other emergency events.