Cancellations & Postponements

Cancellations are listed below with postponed dates in parentheses:

  • August 19: MSU Fall Kick Off — faculty/staff social hosted by Staff Senate
  • March 16: Science Olympiad
  • March 17: Spring Potluck
  • March 17-20: Campus Visits
  • March 19-20: HOSA 2020 Spring Leadership Conference
  • March 19-20: Sodexo dining services, regular hours will resume March 23
  • March 20: Kids Day at the Wellness Center
  • March 23: SGA Meeting
  • March 24: MSU Life Meeting
  • March 24 & 26: Conversations with Colleagues
  • March 25-26: Student Government Association elections (postponed, date TBA)
  • March 27: NSSHLA Conference (postponed until Oct. 2)
  • March 30: Health Career Fair (possible postponed date TBA)
  • March 30: Occupational Wellbeing: Financial Wellness (postponed until April, date TBA)
  • March 30: Faculty Concert
  • March 31: Erik Samuel Timm
  • March 31-April 1: MSU Career Fairs
  • April 1: Beaver Boosters Bert Leidholt Night / Spring Party (postponed to June 17)
  • April 1: Baseball vs. Concordia St. Paul
  • April 3: 18th Annual Northwest Region North Dakota Collaborative Educational Nursing Conference
  • April 4-5: Baseball vs. Minnesota State Mankato; Softball vs. Minnesota Duluth/St. Cloud State
  • April 4-5: Beaver Booster Girls Basketball Tournament
  • April 6-7: Tenure Committee Information Sessions
  • April 7: No Excuse for Abuse Red Run
  • April 9: Beavers, Brew and Burritos (postponed, date TBA)
  • April 10-11: Softball vs. Augustana/Wayne State
  • April 13: Alumni Speaker Series: Pat Finken (postponed, date TBA)
  • April 15: Softball vs. Northern State/Baseball vs. Mary
  • April 17: Student Social Work Organization Symposium
  • April 18: New Student Orientation (postponed to June 25)
  • April 18-19: Beaver Booster Boys Basketball Tournament
  • April 18-19: Baseball vs. Southwest Minnesota State
  • April 22: Baseball vs. St. Cloud State
  • April 23: Sigma Pinning Ceremony (postponed, date TBA)
  • April 23: Take Back the Night
  • April 23: Baseball vs. Dakota College at Bottineau
  • April 23-26: BOEING BOEING theatrical production
  • April 24-25: 31st annual Spring Honor Dance & Powwow Celebration
  • April 25: Minot Symphony Orchestra Concert
  • April 25-26: Softball vs. Winona State/Upper Iowa
  • April 27: Spring Fashion Show (postponed, date TBA)
  • April 21-May 3: Spain and Morocco study tour
  • May 1-2: Baseball vs. Minnesota Crookston
  • May 8: Nursing Department Scholarship Day
  • May 13: Employee Recognition (postponed to fall, date TBA)
  • May 16-23: Costa Rica Trip (postponed to May 2021)

Along with the above cancellations for individual events, the following buildings or offerings have been closed, canceled, or postponed

  • Minot State Communication Disorders Clinic closed for the semester: The Minot State Communication Disorders Clinic will remain closed for the remainder of the semester. We will be sending an email out regarding your interest in teletherapy in the near future.
  • Northwest Arts Center, Hartnett Hall Gallery closed: The Northwest Arts Center and the Hartnett Hall Gallery will be closed as part of the overall Minot State campus closures due to the coronavirus. Both galleries will continue to monitor the University's updates and will reopen as per the rest of campus.
  • Gordon B. Olson Library closed: In order to protect the health of our patrons and staff, the library will be closing at 4:30 p.m. on Friday, March 20 until April 6. The library will continue to provide remote reference assistance and digital interlibrary loan.  For details, please see the library home page.
  • VITA temporarily delayed: The Minot State University College of Business has temporarily delayed the tax preparation service VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) program. Services are planned to resume, but no date has been set. The phone number for the program is 701-858-3122, but will not be checked on a regular basis during the delay.
  • Souris Basin Transportation Shopping Shuttle discontinued: Because of COVID-19, the Souris Basin Transportation Shopping Shuttle will be discontinued after Saturday, March 21. However, individual rides can still be scheduled using the process outlined HERE.
  • Counseling services available by Zoom or phone: Due to the coronavirus and efforts to limit direct contact with people, Minot State counseling services will be providing counseling sessions by Zoom or phone. Let’s Talk drop in counseling services are canceled until further notice. Students that need counseling services can call 701-858-3371 or email NANCY MICKELSON or TROY RONESS.

MSU will update future changes to its schedule on this COVID-19 WEBSITE.