SOMERVILLE, MASS. >> Students at Tufts University are being told to stay in their dorms or at home and final exams have been postponed while authorities investigate a car fire and bomb threat on campus.
The university in Medford and Somerville closed several buildings on Monday morning after the threatening note was discovered.
The university said in a statement that the buildings were evacuated and "multiple law enforcement agencies are actively working to clear" them.
All non-essential campus workers were sent home.
A decision on afternoon exams and activities has not yet been made.
The threat was found on a building while firefighters were responding to a car on Professors Row, a street than runs through campus.