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School Closing Information

Closing announcements can be received via email and text. You must register with SCC Alert in order to receive these messages. Also, an alert message will be posted on the website.


Closings are announced by 6 a.m. for day classes and by 3 p.m. for evening classes. The following radio stations broadcast inclement-weather-related announcements for Salem Community College.

  • KYW (1060 AM), Philadelphia (SCC code is 908)
  • WDEL (1150 AM), Wilmington
  • WSTW (93.7 FM), Wilmington
  • WJBR (99.5 FM), Wilmington


You can also obtain SCC emergency-closing information from:

  • FOX-TV, Philadelphia
  • CBS3, Philadelphia
  • NBC10 TV, Philadelphia

(NBC10 also has a free e-mail notification service. You can sign up to receive an e-mail from NBC10 should SCC close due to severe weather. To sign up, click on "EarthWatch" on NBC 10's home page, and then click on "Closings and Delays." Follow the instructions to register.)