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Weather Watch: MTC Monitors Hurricane Florence

Weather Update:

MTC Weather Update for September 16, 2018

All Midlands Technical College campuses will reopen and all classes will be held Monday September 17, 2018.

Effective Sunday, September 16, 2018, Governor Henry McMaster rescinded the previous directive to close state government offices, which included state-supported colleges, universities, and technical colleges. Therefore, MTC will resume normal operations beginning Monday.

Updated 9/13/18 at 5:39 PM - A Safety Message from Dr. Rhames:

Dear Faculty and Staff,

I want to personally wish safety and good health for you and your loved ones as we prepare for Hurricane Florence. MTC is a family. I know we will get through this storm together and continue a wonderful and productive semester in the near future. Please stay connected with and the MTC Alert System so that you can be prepared with updates from the college over the next couple of days, which will include when classes will resume and next steps.

We look forward to seeing you soon,

Dr. Ron Rhames

MTC President

Class of ’78

As mandated by the Governor’s Executive Order, MTC is closed on all campuses, at all locations from Tuesday, September 11 until further notice.

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As always, everyone is encouraged to become familiar with the MTC safety procedures at

For statewide updates, visit the South Carolina Emergency Management Division (SCEMD) website. The SCEMD has real-time links to weather reports, road conditions, and evacuation routes.