Winter Break Reduced Operations – SOM Closed





From December 25 through January 1, the UMKC School of Medicine will be closed due to Winter Break Reduced Operations. Normal business operations will resume January 2, 2018. During this time, doors to the building will be locked. Please remember to bring your UMKC ID to access the School of Medicine building starting at noon on Friday, December 22 – Monday, January 1. 

Please email: if you have any questions or concerns.

For immediate Student Affairs concerns during the winter break please contact:

Monday, December 25—UMKC Closed
Tuesday, December 26—Marge Weimer;
Wednesday, December 27—Margo Gamache;
Thursday, December 28—Brent McCoy;
Friday, December 29—Mary Pirotte at; Petra Bricker at

If have any safety concerns, please contact UMKC Police at 816-235-1515 or by dialing 1515 on a campus phone.

The UMKC University Libraries will be closed from Saturday, December 23, 2017, through Monday, January 1, 2018, for the holidays. The libraries affected include:

  • Dental Library
  • Health Sciences Library
  • Law Library (students may still access the building with access cards)
  • Miller Nichols Library (including LaBudde Special Collections, Marr Sound Archives, and Music/Media Library)

While our physical libraries are closed, all of our online resources are still available 24/7. This means millions of books, articles, music, and other resources will remain right at your fingertips!

Please contact your library’s Service Desk if you have any questions. The libraries will re-open January 2, 2018, with our regularly scheduled hours.

Enjoy the holidays!