COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Mississippi University for Women (MUW, The W) modified its 2021 spring calendar due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Classes will begin on Jan. 11 and end on April 23.
The university canceled spring break.
MUW will allow a mid-semester break from April 2-5.
“The W will continue with a predominantly online course structure,” according to a university release.
“The response of our campus throughout this pandemic has been incredible,” said Dr. Scott Tollison, provost and vice president of academic affairs. “We believe continued vigilance combined with a de-densified campus is the best strategy to sustain the health and safety of our campus community."
Commencement is scheduled for April 24.
“Public health guidelines will determine future plans for large gatherings, including Spring 2021 Commencement,” according to the university release.
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