Skip to main content
  1. News
  2. Top News

DeVry University and Chamberlain School of Nursing closed for security issue

See also

DeVry University and the Chamberlain College of Nursing are being closed at Chicago-area campuses due to a potential security issue, according to a Chicago Tribune report on Monday.

At this time, the officials at the schools are not giving reasons for the security concerns. However, the two schools’ online web sites have posted alerts which assert that all of the DeVry University and Chamberlain College of Nursing campuses in Chicago, Addison, and Tinley Park are closed for the day and all classes have been cancelled.

Specifically, DeVry University’s web site said that they were informed of a potential security issue involving their Chicago area campuses, and for the safety and security of their students, faculty, and colleagues, they are closing all Chicago-area Chamberlain and DeVry University campuses.

Updates on the story indicate that a threatening email was received which prompted the closings. Other details regarding the email have not been released - other than the email sender identified himself or herself.

Advertisement

News

  • Mt. Everest avalanche
    Disaster strikes Mt. Everest as at least 12 people were killed in an avalanche
    Video
    Watch Video
  • Most Earthlike planet discovered
    The Kepler telescope has discovered the most Earthlike, possibly habitable planet yet
    Space News
  • Easter crosses create debate
    Easter crosses spark a debate of separation of church and state in Ohio
    Headlines
  • Chelsea Clinton is preggers
    Former first daughter Chelsea Clinton is pregnant with her first child
    Headlines
  • Stanley Cup playoffs
    The battle for Lord Stanley's Cup is on, don't miss a minute of playoff action
    Sports
  • Ukraine discussed amongst U.S., E.U., Russia
    The U.S., E.U. and Russia agree on ways to diffuse the tension in Ukraine
    Video
    Watch Video

User login

Log in
Sign in with your email and password. Or reset your password.
Write for us
Interested in becoming an Examiner and sharing your experience and passion? We're always looking for quality writers. Find out more about Examiner.com and apply today!