Today (March 23), Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer issued a “Stay Home, Stay Safe” executive order for the State of Michigan and the college is beginning a full campus shut down as of 12:01 a.m., on March 24. In response to the order, all of the college’s buildings are closed to the public through April 13. The order prohibits in-person work that is not necessary to sustain or protect life. College faculty and staff are working remotely and will respond to messaging as they are able.
Online academic instruction will continue until the end of the semester, May 1.
Registration for the summer and fall semesters has been postponed until further notice.
All college sponsored public events or community meetings, through April 30, have been cancelled or postponed until further notice.
Pending further actions by the governor’s office and Michigan Department of Health, after April 13, parts of the campus will be staffed in-person Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., through the end of the semester.
Following guidance from the CDC, as well as state and local public health authorities, a task force is meeting daily, via video conference, to focus on the college’s preparedness and response to the coronavirus pandemic.
For the latest information, follow the CDC link: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-nCoV/index.html