Southeastern campus access limited during holiday break

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
by: Tonya Lowentritt

HAMMOND – Southeastern Louisiana University will once again limit campus access while closed for its annual holiday break. Restrictions are being implemented to help ensure the safety of faculty, staff and students who remain on campus during the holiday break and to better safeguard university property, university officials said.

During the closure, beginning Dec. 19 at 6 p.m. and ending Jan. 5 at 6 a.m., access to the campus will be restricted. Ned McGehee Drive, which runs east to west through the south end of the campus, will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.during this time.

Students will have access to their residence halls via SGA Drive or Union Avenue. The Southeastern Oaks apartment complex and the Village residence area are not affected by the closure. Information about on campus dining during the holiday break can be found at

University police officers will patrol campus buildings and will request identification from anyone found in buildings officially closed for the break.

Employees and other individuals seeking access to campus should call the University Police Department at (985) 549-2222 to make arrangements. The University Police Department is open around the clock to assist with all inquiries or special needs.


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