08/17/2020 — Newly Updated Guidance for Colleges and Universities to Mitigate COVID—19
The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has updated their guidance intended for colleges and universities planning to reopen their campuses in the fall. The document emphasizes the importance of reducing transmission opportunities and minimizing risk to people at high risk, while also supporting students and communities. The requirements and recommendations for higher education institutions are meant to be implemented according an institution's settings and circumstances. Please review our COVID—19 Preparedness Plans page for relevant information and resources.
Read MDH's Guidance for Mitigating COVID—19 at Higher Education Institutions.
Archived News: 07/16/2020 — MDH issues Guidance for Colleges and Universities to Mitigate COVID—19 06/09/2020 — New Executive Order Allows for In—Person Classes of Up to 25 Students 06/05/2020 — Newly Issued Guidance for Postsecondary Institutions Reopening This Fall
06/01/2020 — Colleges Are Authorized to Reopen Campus Following Specific Guidelines 04/01/2020 — OHE is Temporarily Closed to Visitors 03/27/2020 — Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund and Emergency Financial Aid Grants 03/27/2020 — SELF and SELF Refi Payment Relief Options
03/27/2020 — College Board Cancels May SAT