UPDATE: Private schools, colleges close for Tuesday winter weather

Several private schools in the Midlands area have announced they will be closed on Tuesday in advance of the winter weather.

Those schools include:

  • Ben Lippen School at 7401 Monticello Road
  • St. Joseph Catholic School at 3700 Devine St.
  • Cardinal Newman School at 4701 Forest Drive
  • Covenant Classical Christian School 3120 Covenant Road
  • St. Peter’s Catholic School at 1035 Hampton St.
  • St. John Neumann Catholic School at 721 Polo Road

The University of South Carolina has announced that campus will be closed Tuesday. The university has not decided if it will suspend operations Wednesday. Benedict College, Allen University and Columbia College also closed on Tuesday.