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An “Unsubstantiated Threat” Has Forced All Kwantlen Campuses To Close


Photo: Kwantlen Polytechnic University / Facebook

An “unsubstantiated threat” has cancelled classes at all Kwantlen campuses today, Wednesday, May 8th.

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“Surrey RCMP have alerted us to an unsubstantiated threat against KPU” reads a tweet on the university’s Twitter page.

All classes at all campuses are cancelled for rest of the day. The university also says that their “buildings will remain closed while security reviews the situation”.

According to Surrey RCMP, they closed all campuses “out of an abundance of caution”.

Police have yet to locate evidence to substantiate a threat but are investigating.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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