Savannah State University Dean of Students Bonita Bradley announced Friday morning that all classes have been delayed until 10 a.m. for Friday, August 28.
Bradley said in the email that grief counselors will be available in King-Frazier Student Center and Adams Hall throughout the day for students.
The Savannah State Student Government Association (SGA) will host a prayer vigil at noon at the Unity Plot in the Felix Alexis Circle. The vigil is open for all to attend after the shooting death of a student Thursday night.
Junior Christopher Starks, a journalism and mass communications major, was fatally shot during an altercation at the Student Union. He was pronounced dead after being transported to a local hospital.