Covid-19 News

April 21, 2020
ABERDEEN, S.D. – Northern State University is helping the community and region in any way it can during this time – including by housing emergency medical professionals who are fighting the COVID-19 virus. Since early April, Northern has opened one of its residence halls, Wolves Memorial Suites, to
April 20, 2020
POSTED APRIL 20, 2020 - INFORMATION MAY HAVE CHANGED   Sent on behalf of the NSU Counseling Center   Dear students, While Northern has moved to online learning due to the COVID-19 virus, the NSU Counseling Center is still available for virtual consultations and/or sessions. The sessions and
April 17, 2020
POSTED APRIL 17, 2020 - INFORMATION MAY HAVE CHANGED   Dining service availability for on-campus students has changed. Dining services will be available the following times: The POD Market will be open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, offering to-go comfort meals and its usual for-sale items. All
April 3, 2020
POSTED APRIL 3, 2020 - INFORMATION MAY HAVE CHANGED   Sent on behalf of President Downs   Students, I know the COVID-19 pandemic has created a sense of unease and fear in the lives of many people, including causing concerns regarding financial wellbeing. For some of you, that might include worries
March 30, 2020
POSTED MARCH 30, 2020 - INFORMATION MAY HAVE CHANGED   Sent on behalf of NSU Cabinet   Dear students, staff and faculty, During this time of uncertainty, we wanted to make you aware of a free resource available to Brown County residents: the 211 helpline. This helpline serves as an access point for
March 29, 2020
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March 24, 2020
ABERDEEN, S.D. – In response to Gov. Kristi Noem’s Executive Order 2020-04, the South Dakota Board of Regents has determined all South Dakota public universities will transition spring classes online for the duration of the semester and postpone spring commencement ceremonies until further notice,


COVID-19 precautions and resources

Frequently asked questions related to Northern's COVID-19 response

Return-to-campus and academic planning task forces' membership and charges

The COVID-19 Student Emergency Relief Fund will provide grants to students.