Nicholls issues Phase I alert, university remains open

THIBODAUX –With the approach of Tropical Storm Nate, the Nicholls Emergency Preparedness Committee has initiated a Phase I alert in accordance with the university’s Hurricane Emergency Plan, posted at

Classes and activities at Nicholls State University are continuing as scheduled. Any changes will be posted on and social media.

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

All Nicholls departments will refer to the Hurricane Emergency Plan and begin enacting internal Phase I storm preparations at this time. The community will be notified if Phase II storm preparations are implemented.