The Minnesota State University Student Health Care team said Monday it has confirmed the death of a 20-year-old student from Strayer University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and has placed the student in a stable condition.
The Minnesota Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHS) and the University of Minnesota Medical Center confirmed the cause of death Monday night and said the university is cooperating fully with the investigation.
According to the DPHHS, the student was on his way to Strayers campus for an exam.
He was taken to a hospital in Minneapolis and pronounced dead.
The DPHHL and the hospital did not immediately provide details on what caused the student’s death.
Strayer, a private, public university located in St. Paul, has a campus of more than 3,000 students and was ranked No. 8 in the U.S. by U. of Minnesota in the 2016 rankings of public universities.
According for the 2017 rankings, Strayes was ranked 49th out of 54 public universities in terms of student enrollment.