Berea College suspends classes due to coronavirus outbreak

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 BEREA, Ky (WEHT)- The Berea College administrative committee announced they will cancel classes beginning Friday, March 13.

Students are expected to return home this Saturday the 14th.

Residence hall rooms will need to be fully vacated. 

For students who may have a hard time getting home, they can put in an application at Student Life and accommodations can be provided.

Officials say although classes are canceled the due date for final grades will not change.

Officials say students and teachers can communicate electronically.

The committee says staff should plan to continue to fulfill their job responsibilities until further notice from their vice president.

See the full letter here.

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(This story was originally published on March 10, 2020)

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