Minnesota colleges creating their COVID‐19 Preparedness Plan must provide for implementation of Minnesota OSHA Standards and MDH and CDC Guidelines in classrooms, labs, or other areas that students and staff may visit. These requirements are set forth in guidance published by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development and the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry (“Plan Guidance”), adaptable to higher education institutions.
Postsecondary institutions can conduct in‐person classes (credit and non‐credit) and activities (ex., testing, student services, advising, internships, clinical rotations, customized training, campus visits, etc.) across all programs to all students, as long as:
The following College COVID‐19 Preparedness Plans are available on each institution's respective webpages and are public information. This list was last compiled and updated on Tuesday, June 16, and is not an exhaustive list of Preparedness Plans for Minnesota Institutes of Higher Education (IHEs). For the latest information and updates regarding COVID‐19, please refer to the institution's website.
Preparedness Plans are organized by institution type, and then listed in alphabetical order.
Please contact the Office of Higher Education if you have questions.