CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (AP) - Southeast Missouri State University is temporarily closing its main campus and a second campus that houses fine arts programs.
The school announced Wednesday afternoon that the closure is the result of a break in a Cape Girardeau water main. Offices will open and classes will resume Tuesday morning.
Residence halls will be open for those students who need to remain on campus, but dining facilities will be available only in the Towers cafeteria, Rowdy's, and at the River Campus.
A football game scheduled for Thursday and a women's soccer match scheduled for Friday will proceed.
The closing does not affect the university's regional campuses or the Cape Girardeau Partnership for Higher Education located at the Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center.
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