BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Due to recent surges in COVID-19 cases among the Omicron variant Southern University Law Center (SULC) will start spring semester virtually on Jan. 10, 2022, with hybrid classes meeting Jan. 24, 2022.

Some SULC employees will work remotely when the university reopens next week on Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022.

Students and faculty should upload proof of vaccination, and related documentation required as part of Southern’s Spring 2022 COVID-19 Protocols.

To maintain social distance and to further safeguard the University against COVID-19, students, employees and guests are encouraged to use online services to avoid coming to campus  unless necessary, according to SULC.

For more information on the SULC COVID-19 protocols or virtual learning visit