University Remains Open, Nicholls Issues Phase III Alert

THIBODAUX — Due to the threat of Tropical Storm Karen, the Nicholls State University Emergency Preparedness Committee has initiated a Phase III Alert in accordance with the university’s Hurricane Emergency Plan posted at

Nicholls remains open, and classes have not been cancelled.

The Emergency Preparedness Committee will continue to monitor the status of the storm and take additional action if necessary.

All university employees should refer to the hurricane emergency plan and begin enacting internal Phase III storm preparations at this time.

Updates will be posted at, and are also available on the Nicholls alert hotline at 1-877-NICHOLLS.