JSU power outage update:
In the interest of safety and concern for all, Jackson State University will close on Friday, Aug. 31, and resume all operations after the Labor Day holiday on Tuesday, Sept. 4.
Faculty and staff are encouraged to work from home.
Residential students are encouraged to go home if possible.
Temporary housing is being provided for those who cannot go home, as the power outage has affected all residence halls except one.
Students remaining on campus should see their community director for transfer to the temporary housing facility on campus. Meals will be provided at the JSU Student Center.