Campus Update - June 24

  •  Local and Global Update:
    • As of noon on Wednesday, June 24, the COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University has reported 9,295,365 cases of the novel coronavirus globally and 478,289 deaths.
    • As of noon today, the South Dakota Department of Health (SD-DOH) has confirmed 6,419 positive cases of COVID-19, including the 61 cases that are new today, and 84 deaths. There are 781 active cases in the state, including 81 current hospitalizations. A total of 5,554 people have recovered from the virus in the state.
    • As of Tuesday, June 23, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported 2,302,288 positive cases of the novel coronavirus and 120,333 deaths. Forty states have reported more than 10,000 cases, which does not include South Dakota.
    • The city has a Sioux Falls COVID-19 Dashboard that provides information and resources about the coronavirus testing, case data and the response in Lincoln and Minnehaha Counties. Other updates about City of Sioux Falls services and operations are available at
  • Updated Building Hours and Services: Faculty and staff, as well as students who have been approved to live and work on campus, will find information regarding hours and access for locations on campus that are still staffed and available for use at provide updated building, office and service hours, please email