In the event of inclement weather, Motion Picture Institute closing information will be announced on Detroit-area radio and television stations. Notice is also typically posted on our website, our official Facebook page (www.facebook.com/mpifilm), within Canvas, our online Learning Management System, and is sent to students via text and/or email.
MPI rarely closes due to weather. Only severe weather or other circumstance (e.g., a power outage) will cause the school to close.
If the Motion Picture Institute does close for any reason, closing information will be announced on Detroit-area radio and television stations. Stations students can monitor for information include:
WWJ 950 AM
Scheduled holiday observances for the Motion Picture Institute are:
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Thanksgiving Day (and the day after)
- Christmas Eve through New Year’s Day (exact days vary)