Coronavirus

Prepare for return to campus by quarantining now

Posted by on January 8, 2021

As the university prepares to welcome students back to campus for the start of the spring 2021 semester, Dr. Dennis Goodman, chief medical officer, advises students to quarantine at home for 10 days prior to return. All students who plan to move in to residence halls, university-approved off-campus housing or private housing by Monday, Jan. 18, should begin their quarantine today (Friday, Jan. 8).

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COVID-19 dashboard updates on pause over winter break

Posted by on December 23, 2020

Updates to S&T’s COVID-19 dashboard of confirmed cases reported to the university will pause after Wednesday, Dec. 23, and will resume the week of Jan. 4, 2021. Any cases reported during the winter break will be posted retroactively.

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Spring classes to begin Jan. 19

Posted by on December 3, 2020

The spring semester at Missouri S&T will begin Tuesday, Jan. 19, with similar practices in place to minimize the potential impact of COVID-19. University leaders will continue to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will adjust plans should the need arise.

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COVID-19 guidelines for international personal travel

Posted by on December 3, 2020

Any student, faculty member or staff member who travels internationally should follow CDC guidelines and stay home for 14 days from the time they return to the United States before returning to campus and contact covid@mst.edu for additional guidance. On Nov. 21, the CDC changed its quarantine recommendation to seven days if the traveler tests negative for COVID-19 upon their return.

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Message from Chancellor: Spring semester plans

Posted by on December 3, 2020

Distinguished colleagues, dear friends and dedicated students,

We made it! We are near the end of the semester and I want to thank you sincerely for making this semester such a success! Because of your hard work and dedication to keep our campus safe, we remained open and we are well-positioned to begin the spring semester as planned, with classes starting Tuesday, Jan. 19.

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COVID-19 update: Free testing available for students, continued caution encouraged

Posted by on November 30, 2020

Student Health Services will provide free rapid testing for COVID-19 to students with symptoms. The Abbott tests are funded by the state, and supplies are limited.

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Rolla mask ordinance goes into effect Nov. 27

Posted by on November 24, 2020

The Rolla City Council voted Nov. 23 to pass an ordinance requiring facial coverings in public areas and limit the size of some gatherings in Rolla as an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19.

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Message from Chancellor: With gratitude

Posted by on November 23, 2020

Dr. Mo Dehghani, chancellor of Missouri S&T, sent the following message to students, faculty and staff on Nov. 20:

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Return to campus update and clarification

Posted by on November 17, 2020

Students have the option to either return to campus after Thanksgiving break to attend their in-person classes or complete the final two weeks of classes remotely. If you are a student and need remote-learning accommodations, please work with your instructors and academic advisors.

Dr. Mo Dehghani, chancellor of Missouri S&T, sent a campus update message to students, faculty and staff on Nov. 16.

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Health care teams respond to COVID-19

Posted by on November 16, 2020

The rapid-response decisions the coronavirus brings to campus drive the day-in, day-out work of S&T’s campus COVID-19 response team of contact tracers, testing coordinators and care managers that operate from S&T’s Student Health Services.

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