A free app from the State of Minnesota to notify you if you have been near someone who tests positive for COVID-19. Available for both Apple and Android smartphones. Because no information that will identify you will ever leave your phone, your privacy is protected.
Minnesota State COVID-19 Dashboard
Data from Minnesota State's member universities and colleges on COVID-19 reported cases and community spread. Updated weekly.
Return to Campus Plan
Guiding principles and target dates for Metropolitan State University community members returning to campus. Updated August 18, 2021.
Ventilation and filtration practices
A summary of the ventilation strategies for each campus building.
Fall return to campus COVID prevention
An overview of how Metro State is reducing our exposure to hazards to protect the university community.
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Contact us with any questions or concerns about the university's pandemic response.
Effective July 30: Because Ramsey County has substantial transmission of COVID-19 and the delta variant, face coverings are required for everyone in university buildings and common spaces at the Dayton’s Bluff or Midway locations.
This requirement applies to vaccinated and unvaccinated employees, students, visitors, contractors, and vendors. People in a private office or workspace may remove their mask while they are alone in that space.
Vaccinations and Face Coverings—Minnesota State Policy Update
FAQ for Minnesota State Colleges and Universities revised vaccination and face covering policies (posted Aug. 24, 2021)
Hours: Buildings and Parking
Opening hours and access policies for buildings and parking at all university locations.
Hours: Student Services and Computer Labs
Schedules and instructions for accessing for student service offices and campus computer labs.
Information for students
Information and resources on COVID-19 for Metropolitan State's students
Information for employees
Information and resources on COVID-19 for Metropolitan State's faculty and staff
Prevent Getting Sick
From the Center for Disease Control and Prevention
For students: 24/7 Counseling Services Help Line
Metro State students can call 651-793-1568 any time, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to speak to a licensed counselor.
For employees: EAP Work/Life Counseling
A free service for employees of the State of Minnesota. Call 651-259-3840 or 800-657-3719 any time. Online access also available.
CDC: Stress and Coping
Mental health tips from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Taking Care of Your Behavioral Health
A fact sheet on feelings that may arise during social distancing and quarantine with suggestions on ways to cope. From the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
- Home Office Ergonomics Reference pdf
- COVID-19 Vaccine facts chart pdf