Updated Coronoavirus (COVID-19) Information

Updated information and resources from Lake Superior College/Minnesota State regarding concerns over Coronavirus (COVID-19)

As Lake Superior College continues to receive updated information from the Minnesota State system office and other government and healthcare partners, we will continue to provide updates here, www.lsc.edu/coronavirus, via email and through other official LSC communication channels including LSC’s official social media. If you have questions about COVID-19 that are not addressed here, please send them to info@lsc.edu and they will be routed to the appropriate contact. This situation is evolving rapidly and new information is constantly being updated. Please be sure to refer to this site and other forms of official communication from Lake Superior College and/or Minnesota State, www.minnstate.edu/coronavirus, to ensure information is accurate, verified and is the most up-to-date information. The top priority of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system and Lake Superior College is protecting the health and safety of all students and employees, while also enabling students to complete spring semester and progress their educational goals.

Latest Updates as of August 4, 2020

  • Campus will be open for students fall semester, with instruction and services delivered both online and in person (within the limitations established by Executive Order 20-73 and consistent with Minnesota OSHA Standards and MDH and CDC health, safety, and operational guidelines). We are enforcing social distancing and masks are required as of July 13.
  • Fall semester course delivery methods will be a combination of on-campus, online and blend/hybrid. Students please be sure to check D2L and your email for the latest updates from your instructors and/or advisors on specific courses, and/or contact your instructor(s) and/or advisor (lsc.edu/advising) with any questions directly related to a specific course or program.
  • Campus access, hours of operation, and staffing levels are still limited but will continue to expand as we get closer to the start of fall semester.
  • Building hours of operations on LSC’s main campus during this summer will be Monday-Friday, 6:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
  • Student Services and the LSC Student Payment offices are now available in person Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. and/or by phone or virtual meetings. We are practicing social distancing, so while there will not be any in-office meetings, we can arrange to conduct the meeting in an available conference room or in the LSC Welcome Room.
  • To contact Student Services via phone, please call (218) 733-7601 and use the following options below:
  • Campus tours are available and are generally limited to groups of ten or less, using social distancing and other safety precautions. Tour guests will undergo a brief health screening and are required to wear face masks/coverings while on campus. Virtual meetings with an admissions representative are also available. Please schedule a virtual meeting and/or contact Admissions at enroll@lsc.edu if you have any questions about applying to LSC or the admissions process or to schedule a tour.
  • The LSC Bookstore hours are Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
  • The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) bus route to LSC has been adjusted. The bus is now dropping off and picking up riders in front of the S Building, at the S-1 door. The DTA typically has three routes servicing LSC’s main campus: Routes 5, 8 and 9MT. At this time, the DTA will only be servicing routes 8 and 9MT. The DTA is still offering free fares to all riders.