U says it will stay open in shutdown

Posted at 11:11 AM on June 23, 2011 by Paul Tosto (0 Comments)
Filed under: Higher Education

Summer classes, student orientation and other activities at the University of Minnesota will keep rolling during the summer no matter what happens with a state government shutdown.

The university says medical and dental clinics will remain open to treat patients and buildings and offices will stay open during regular hours.

While it will be a challenge, the university it "can weather a short-term disruption in the flow of next year's state appropriation to the university."


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