更新 and resources

This site was established to provide campus updates and information related to 新冠肺炎, a disease caused by the new coronavirus. Confirmed cases are tracked by the Iowa Department of Public Health.  该 university's emergency operations team is considering the best interests of our 学生们, faculty and staff. We deeply appreciate your patience and understanding. Please show care and support each other, and continue to reject stigmas.

更新

August 5, 2020

A message to campus from President Wintersteen highlighted ISU's revised cloth face covering policy

August 4, 2020

President Wintersteen and Vice President for University Human Resources Kristi Darr sent a message to faculty and staff with information and guidance regarding flexible workplace options

July 31, 2020

A recording of Town Hall No. 4 for faculty and staff is available online. If you participated and your question wasn't answered, or you have other questions about fall plans, please email 新冠肺炎@iastate.edu.

July 29, 2020

President Wintersteen announced the creation of College/Unit specific 响应 Teams to assist faculty and staff with emerging issues as the fall semester gets underway, and the launch of a 新冠肺炎 fall semester website with consolidated information about the university's plans.

July 23, 2020

在一个 message to the Iowa State community, President Wintersteen outlined the university's plans to prioritize health and safety, including testing, isolation and quarantine, contact tracing, face coverings, community expectations, and the Cyclones Care campaign.  

July 15, 2020

该re is a new website specifically for 学生们 who have an increased risk for severe illness as defined by the Centers for Disease Control. Students and families with questions and concerns about returning to campus should visit this site as soon as they are able to understand how to receive additional consideration and support. Students need to submit a form as soon as they are able, but at the latest by Aug. 16, so colleges can assess the need for online sections of in-person courses. Advisers will work with 学生们 to help with course selection.

Previous updates

视图 all previous updates (beginning Feb. 29, 2020).