Missouri Western State University has rescheduled its Spring Commencement ceremony for Family Weekend this fall. The ceremony for students who earned their degrees in the spring semester and in the summer term will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 20, 2020, in the Looney Complex Arena. Spring and Summer 2020 graduates who are unable to participate in the September 20 commencement will be invited to participate in the December 2020 commencement ceremony on December 19, 2020. In order to help us identify which commencement you will be part of, please go to GoldLink and fill out our Commencement [...]
The CDC has compiled a list of resources you can use to find the health officials in your area. You can search by state, county or city. https://www.cdc.gov/publichealthgateway/healthdirectories/index.html
Many companies are currently offering reduced price/free services due to the coronavirus outbreak. Please contact each of these companies for more information. Many of them are limited time offers and some may require you to sign up and pay for their services once your free trial is complete. Always read the fine print before signing up for any resource. Uhaul is offering 30 days of free self-storage for college students displaced by coronavirus - limited time offer https://www.uhaul.com/Articles/About/20625/College-Students-U-Haul-Offers-30-Days-Free-Self-Storage-amid-Coronavirus-Outbreak/ Penske Truck Rental is offering displaced Missouri Western students with a 50% discount on rental equipment. https://www.pensketruckrental.com/locations/missouri/saint_joseph/038664/ Enterprise is [...]
St. Joseph has issued a shelter-in-place ordinance in effect from 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, March 24 through 11:59 p.m. Thursday, April 2. Because educational institutions and government entities are deemed “essential” to community operations, our campus and operations are exempt from this new order. Visit the city website for more information.
St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce Message The St. Joseph Chamber of Commerce has created a list of resources for small businesses during this trying time. They have also created Couch & Click, a list of local restaurants and retailers that are offering pick up and delivery. Click here to visit their site.