MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The entire Miami-Dade College Kendall Campus has been evacuated Tuesday over a bomb threat.READ MORE: Going To The Miami Beach Air And Sea Show This Memorial Day Weekend? Here's What You Can Expect
Juan Mendieta, director of communication at the school, said they got a threat that came in through police.
Miami-Dade police said the non-specific threat came in via a phone call.
At first, only building two and another building were being evacuated. However, school officials said “in this day and age of heightened security” they take all threats seriously and expanded the evacuation to the whole campus.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Memorial Day Weekend Will Be Hot, Muggy With Afternoon Showers
Mendieta said they just got a threat last week in reference to all schools and colleges in Miami-Dade.
Police officers swept the buildings, as well as surrounding areas, and no credible threats were found.
School officials released a statement saying all classes have been canceled.MORE NEWS: Florida Appeals Court Blasts Redistricting Injunction
“In an abundance of caution, we are canceling classes at MDC’s Kendall Campus this evening due to the bomb threat so that authorities can sweep the campus. Classes will resume in the morning.”