Craven CC Closed Monday, May 18, Due to Tropical Storm Arthur

Craven Community College

New Bern, NC – Craven Community College will be closed to employees and students Monday, May 18, due to the impending threat of Tropical Storm Arthur. This closure impacts all seated and online classes on all campuses. Only emergency personnel will be granted access to campus. Please continue to monitor the college website, social media, and local media for updates as they become available.

About Craven Community College

Founded in 1965, Craven Community College (Craven CC) is part of the North Carolina Community College System. With campuses in New Bern and Havelock-Cherry Point, Craven CC serves about 3,200 curriculum students and more than 10,000 continuing education students each year. The college offers a wide range of associate degree and certificate programs, as well as college transfer courses, career and occupational offerings, partnerships with four-year universities, specialized workforce training options, developmental studies and basic skills classes. The Lifetime Learning Center and Adult Enrichment Program offer lifelong learning opportunities. Craven Early College High School programs are available on both campuses. Craven CC is also home to Public Radio East, one of the few community colleges nationally with this distinction. For more information about the college, visit

Submitted by: Craig Ramey, Director of Communications, Craven Community College