FSCC COVID 19 Update

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Date: March 19, 2020
Time: 11:00 A.M.
RE: FSCC novel coronavirus, COVID-19 update

All Courses Online

ALL FSCC courses will be online for the remainder of the semester. This includes all technical courses/programs taught at CTEC, Construction Trades at La Harpe, Fort Scott John Deere/Welding, Harley-Davidson in Frontenac, Allied Health/Nursing at Burke Street, and Welding, Construction Trades, Criminal Justice, and Allied Health/Nursing in Miami County. All courses (including general education) will resume in the online format beginning March 30th.



For students without readily available internet access, please contact your local area internet service and cellular service providers. Many companies are working with students during this time to ensure access to internet services. If this is unsuccessful, please contact Janet Fancher ([email protected]) or Adam Borth ([email protected]).

Campus Access
FSCC dorms: Closed for the remainder of the spring semester.


Bookstore, Library, Computer Labs and Student Success Center: Resume normal hours of operation on March 30. A maximum limit of ten individuals are allowed in those locations, this includes visitors and employees.


Campus tours: The admissions office is open and accepting applications, answering questions, and providing information to potential students. Physical campus tours are currently suspended, however, please reach out to the office if you have any questions or inquiries ([email protected] or 620.223.2700, ext. 3510). For more information, please visit the admissions webpage: http://www.fortscott.edu/admissions.


Advising and Enrollment: Fall enrollment will open March 30, and advising will be assisting students via phone appointments and email. To schedule an appointment please contact Russ Souza ([email protected]), Ashley Keylon ([email protected]), Quentin Choice ([email protected]), or call 620.223.2700, ext. 3610. When calling, please leave a detailed message, including name, student ID (if applicable), and contact information.


Spring Play

The spring play, Space Girl, is officially cancelled.
Working Remotely

Some FSCC employees/departments are working remotely and outside of the traditional hours of operation. FSCC recommends email as the primary method of communication.



The situation remains very fluid and evolving, please check the FSCC website regularly. Stay safe.


Alysia Johnston


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