RHS COVID-19 Response

Frequently Asked Housing and Dining Questions

RHS COVID-19 Response Plan


Mitigating the Spread

In alignment with public health recommendations, the Michigan State University Division of Residential and Hospitality Services (RHS) is taking measures to prevent community spread of COVID-19, which includes enhanced cleaning and disinfection procedures. These new procedures ensure the health and safety of our team members and residents by reducing the potential for COVID-19 spread. It is the division’s top priority to ensure facilities are clean, safe and provide a healthy environment. Read more here.

Residence Education and Housing Services 

Our team is working around the clock to create plans for move-in and beyond that focus on the health and safety of our residents.

Currently students who need to isolate or quarantine will either remain in their private rooms or utilize the Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, if they do not choose to return to their permanent residence. Learn more here.

The MSU Union hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday-Friday. For updates visit union.msu.edu/about/hours

The MSU Alumni Memorial Chapel is currently closed to the public.

Culinary Services

Culinary Services is taking precautions to ensure guests are safe while they dine on campus. Numerous processes have been implemented to protect the safety and welfare of team members and guests throughout Culinary Service operations. Learn more at eatatstate.com.

Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center and State Room Restaurant will remain closed until further notice. We continue to plan for our reopening and look forward to welcoming our guests back soon.

Auxiliary Sports

The Forest Akers golf courses are open. Guests must make a tee time first by calling the golf shop at 517-355-1635 and then proceed to the online payment system once the reservation has been confirmed. Payment must be made prior to arriving to the golf courses. Visit golf.msu.edu for more information. The MSU Tennis Center and Breslin Student Events Center are currently closed to the public.

Spartan Spirit Shops are now offering on-site pickup. When customers shop spartanspiritshop.msu.edu, they may choose to pick up their items on-site. Orders can be picked up at the MSU Union welcome desk on the first floor, Monday-Friday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Spartan Spirit Shop Hours
1855 Place - Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Saturday - 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  |  Sunday: Closed
MSU Union - Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.  |  Saturday - 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  |  Sunday: Closed
Forest Akers West - Monday-Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Forest Akers East - Monday-Sunday: 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.
MSU Indoor Tennis Facility - Retail by appointment only: call (517) 355-2209

Michigan State University

MSU is closely monitoring the outbreak of the novel coronavirus. Campus leaders are meeting daily to manage the university's response. To learn more about MSU’s response and campus reopening, visit msu.edu/together-we-will.