CMU to hold all classes online amid coronavirus outbreak

Posted at 3:39 PM, Mar 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-11 15:39:17-04

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. — Central Michigan University is joining schools around the country in holding an in-person classes online for an extended period of time.

President Bob Davies announced Wednesday is will move all classes to online from the end of spring break through March 20. Students are asked not to return to campus.

A decision on what to do with classes after March 20 will be made by 4 p.m. the day before.

On-campus doors will remain closed for everyone but international students and student-athletes until 9 a.m. on March 22. However, Celani, Emmons, Fabiano, Herrig, Saxe and Woldt halls will remain open for any students already on campus. Graduate housing, Northwest Apartments and Kewadin Village will also stay open for students already there.

Limited food services will be provided, and more information can be found on CMU’s campus dining website.

Students who need to get things from their dorm rooms can get to their residence hall director’s office on Sunday or Monday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. to make arrangements. They will not be able to stay overnight in the rooms.

Anyone with additional questions should call the Office of Residence Life at 989-774-3111.