Keystone College extends spring break due to coronavirus concerns


LA PLUME, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) — Keystone College students will now have an extra week off for spring break.

Due to the coronavirus, Keystone College has decided to extend spring break for another week. Classes will now resume on Monday, March 23rd. As of Wednesday, there are no suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Keystone College.

The residence halls will remain closed until Sunday, March 22nd at 10 a.m. Residence halls will remain closed until Sunday, March 22, at 10:00 a.m. Resident students with questions or extenuating individual circumstances should contact the Office of Residence Life, (570) 945-8271, or e-mail Carlyle Hicks, Director of Residence Life, at Students who may need the support of the Counseling and Well-Being Center may call (570) 945-8309 or e-mail

In addition, all non-athletic events attended by 50 or more people will be cancelled. The Keystone College Virtual Campus will continue to hold online classes and the Keystone Commons retail complex will remain open.

Should the situation change in any way, thereby necessitating further action, students, faculty, and staff will be notified by the close of business on Thursday, March 19th, 2020.

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