Campus leaders are meeting daily to manage the university's response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. A toll-free hotline has been set up at 888-353-1294 to answer questions from the campus community.

On March 10, state officials announced the first confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in Michigan, and on March 19, MSU was informed of the first confirmed cases connected to campus. For updated information on the number of cases in Michigan and recent executive orders from the governor, visit

University leaders are following guidance from local, state and federal public health agencies. The university’s Emergency Operations Center has been activated and leaders are meeting daily to address the many possible challenges this outbreak presents and to support students, faculty and staff.

Much of MSU's daily operations are being conducted remotely. More information for faculty, staff, students and researchers and available resources can be found at

Events with attendance over 50 people on campus are being rescheduled or canceled. No new events with over 50 people expected should be scheduled on campus.