COVID-19 Information Center

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COVID-19 Updates and Response

Your source for the latest COVID‑19 information at Missouri State University-West Plains.
We’re working with public health officials to keep you safe and informed.
Stay up-to-date on COVID‑19 news, details and changes around campus.

COVID-19 highlights

We are closely monitoring the current COVID status in West Plains and the surrounding areas. Final adjustments to campus plans will be released a week before fall 2021 classes begin.

If you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms see the Responding to COVID-19 page. 

The university will continue to provide free asymptomatic testing for certain circumstances such as prior to and return from travel, after a close contact with someone that is positive, and other situations that may pose a high risk of infection. Find how to request asymptomatic testing.

Vaccination clinic updates

​​​​​​​If you have not been vaccinated, we encourage everyone to do so. Magers Health and Wellness Center has vaccination appointments available each week. To find where the vaccine is being offered in your area, go to  vaccination locations or