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Updated: September 23, 2020

The Office of Research and Engagement website is the best source of information about research activities.

Data monitoring and contingency options

Updated: October 15, 2020

We monitor several key metrics. Any decision to implement contingencies will not be based on one factor but on a combination of metrics providing insight into the health and safety of the campus community.


Updated: August 21, 2020

Vol Dining is open with protective measures in place to make the experience convenient, enjoyable, and safe.

Hosting campus events and visitors

Updated: October 21, 2020

Events hosted by units and organizations must be conducted in a safe and healthy manner.

What happens when a COVID-19 case is reported

Updated: September 06, 2020

Guided by expertise from public health officials and the CDC, university staff responds quickly to reports related to COVID-19 on campus.

Return to work plan

Updated: July 23, 2020

The university will follow a data-driven three-phase plan to gradually return to working on campus. The plan’s goals are to protect the health of employees, help ensure the well-being of the community, and carefully and deliberately prepare for fall semester. The plan will be updated as it progresses.

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