Emergency Notifications


Updated 3:06 P.m. 2/23/2023

All residence halls and the University Dining Center remain in service. The University Dining Center will be open regular hours. Chet’s Place (in Carkoski Commons) and 1872 Grill (in Julia Sears) will also remain open regular hours.

Weather alert update

Updated 2:51 P.m. 2/23/2023

Minnesota State Mankato to close Wednesday, February 22 at 10 P.M. until Thursday, February 23 at 10:30 P.M.

Weather alert update

Updated 10:55 A.m. 2/23/2023

Facilities Management 3rd shift staff are expected to report to work as normal Thursday, Feb. 23 at 10:30 p.m.

Minnesota State Mankato to Close Wednesday, February 22 at 10 p.m. until Friday, February 24 at 6 a.m.

Classes cancelled (in person and online), offices closed; virtual services cancelled;
Only weather-essential employees should report

Updated 5:10 p.m. 2/22/2023

Minnesota State University, Mankato will close its campus operations beginning at 10 pm Wednesday, Feb. 22 and will remain closed all day Thursday due to hazardous winter weather conditions.

All Thursday classes are cancelled (in person or online) in Mankato, at the University’s Edina location at 7700 France Ave. and at Normandale Community College. All University offices and virtual services will be closed Thursday.

Starting at 10 p.m. tonight (Wednesday), only weather-essential employees should report to work.

The University’s Mankato campus operations will open again Friday, Feb. 24 at 6 a.m., and all Friday classes will be held as scheduled.

Any additional Minnesota State Mankato weather updates will be posted at www.mnsu.edu/weather

Mankato's Bus Service Temporarily Suspended Due to Forecasted Weather

Updated 2:15 p.m. 2/22/2023

Due to forecasted severe weather conditions and for safety, Mankato's bus service will be temporarily suspended beginning at 2:30 p.m., Wednesday, February 22. Limited routes will be available on Thursday, February 23, beginning at noon. All routes are expected to be back in service on Friday, February 24.

For more information and specific route details visit the City of Mankato website

Mankato Bus Service Announcement (Feb. 22)

Minnesota State University, Mankato to Shift to Remote Learning for
Wednesday, Feb. 22 Because of Winter Weather Conditions

Updated 4:09 p.m. 2/21/2023

Due to winter weather conditions, Minnesota State University, Mankato will shift to remote learning for Wednesday, Feb. 22 on campus in Mankato and at its Edina location.

Faculty are encouraged to provide reasonable accommodation for students not able to participate in remote delivery due to the shift to e-learning. Classes that cannot be delivered remotely will be cancelled.

Staff should contact their supervisors for information on remote work assignments, if applicable.

Weather-essential employees should report to the University’s Mankato campus for work as scheduled.

Any additional Minnesota State Mankato weather updates will be posted at www.mnsu.edu/weather

Mankato Bus Service Announcement (Feb. 22)