Drake University will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 26 to allow for road and campus snow clearing. All University activities are canceled, including virtual classes. Only essential staff should report to work. This designation includes employees who are in operations such as public safety, food service, power plant, animal care, critical maintenance, and snow and ice removal. All other staff do not need to report to work, including via remote work. This closure does not include the COVID vaccination clinic at the Harkin Institute in conjunction with Hy-Vee. Immunizations will still be given today.