In the Event of Power Outage Due to Ice Storm


In the event of power outage due to ice storm, SUNY Potsdam students staying on campus report to Bowman Commons. Others asked not to come to campus.

The Potsdam area is experiencing a significant ice storm anticipated to last for the next 24 to 36 hours. Power outages are possible. If you are not currently in the area, you are strongly encouraged to stay away.  

Should you be part of a small number of students given permission to stay on campus, please follow these directions: In the event of a power outage lasting longer than one hour, go to the Bowman Commons, located in the first floor of Bowman South. Please use the entrance located inside the Quad. Use caution when walking. If you need assistance, please call University Police at (315) 267-2222.