DENVER (CBS4)– Staff at Metropolitan State University of Denver may be furloughed to help manage a $14 million budget shortfall. Metro State is set to start classes on Aug. 17, 90% of classes will be remote.

The Advanced Manufacturing Sciences Institute facility at Metro State University (credit CBS)

The university said mandatory furloughs will be initiated for faculty and staff who earn more than $50,000 a year. MSU also eliminated 10 positions last month.

Those impacted did receive severance packages.


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