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ROCHESTER UNIVERSITY COVID DATA

SITUATION SUMMARY

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is responding to an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in more than 100 locations internationally, including in the United States. The virus has been named “SARS-CoV-2” and the disease it causes has been named “coronavirus disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”). Source: CDC

Nov. 16, 2020 – Rest of Semester Plans and MDDS Order » 

Dear Students,

As we continue to adapt and do our best to manage life at Rochester University during the COVID-19 pandemic, please take note of the following news. Beginning Wednesday, November 18 and through the end of the fall semester (including final exams) all fall, 2020 RU classes will be delivered virtually. Classes currently offered face-to-face will be offered in synchronous virtual format, unless students are specifically informed otherwise by their instructor. Students currently enrolled in lab courses, practicums, and clinicals will be notified of the plans for the completion of work in these courses within the next 48 hours. Read full statement »

Rochester University Preparedness and Response Team (PRT)

The RU Preparedness and Response Team is in place and is following guidelines from the CDC and the State of Michigan to keep you safe and reduce the risk for SARS-CoV-2 spread. Campus community members with COVID-19 questions/concerns that are not answered on this page are encouraged to submit questions to the University’s Preparedness and Response Team using the Contact PRT form below.

Important Links

RU COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Plan »

RU Student COVID Resource Page »

RU Employee COVID Resource Page »

Town Hall Meeting Transcripts »

WHAC Announces Plan for Fall Sports »

Rochester University CARES Grant »

STUDENT EMERGENCY FUND APPLICATION »

STUDENT EMERGENCY FUND DONATION PAGE »

RESCHEDULED EVENTS

April 17, 2021: 50th annual Partnership Dinner featuring Ben & Erin Napier from HGTV’s HomeTown rochesteru.edu/pd

CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

As the crisis with COVID-19 continues to develop and the situation changes rapidly, we at Rochester University continue to be committed to providing a quality education while doing all in our power to protect the health and safety of the University community.