Information About Changes to Brandeis Academics and Operations Due to Coronavirus/COVID-19
Last updated: March 12, 下载全民体彩 at 9:48 PM
In response to coronavirus/COVID-19, Brandeis is moving all classes online. Please see the message from President Liebowitz for more information.
Since the coronavirus/COVID-19 emerged in January, Brandeis University has been tracking developments, making recommendations about travel, and reminding our community that we must take care of each other at this challenging time.
In support of public health efforts and for the safety of our community, Brandeis has determined that all classes should be moved online for the spring semester. Below you will find answers to questions you may have about coronavirus/COVID-19 and Brandeis' response. If you do not find your question here, please email covid-19@.
Frequently Asked Questions
Changes Related to Brandeis’ Move to Online Learning
When will Brandeis switch to online classes?
What about instruction that takes place outside of classrooms, in labs or studios for example?
When do I have to move out of my residence hall?
What changes does this make to the academic calendar?
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What if I live off-campus or my family lives nearby? Can I attend courses in person?
If I live off-campus do I have to leave?
I am a student athlete — what is the status of my season?
I have been working with the Hiatt Career Center to find a job after Brandeis. What will I do now?
How can faculty get help moving a course online?
Should staff report to campus for work?
NEW: Information About Student Housing
For students who live on campus, what is the procedure for moving out?
I need storage for some of my belongings. What are my options?
Will I receive a housing refund for the remainder of the semester?
Is staying on campus an option?
What will happen with housing selection for the 下载全民体彩-2021 school year?
Brandeis Operations and Events
Has anyone at Brandeis had coronavirus?
Is Brandeis screening students?
What is Brandeis University Health Center doing in response to the outbreaks?
I am a graduating student whose family is planning to attend Commencement. How should we prepare?
Should I cancel a public event I've helped to organize on campus, or should I avoid attending such events?
How do I cancel an event?
Travel Restrictions and Advisories
UPDATE: What travel restrictions should I be aware of?
UPDATE: What should I do if I am returning from China下载全民体彩, Iran, Italy, Japan or South Korea?
I am planning international travel for a vacation or personal business. Are there restrictions I should be aware of?
If I am already abroad on Brandeis business, do I need to adjust my travel to return sooner?
For Current Students
If I am a student and I am experiencing respiratory illness, what should I do?
What should I do if I have a friend/roommate with flu-like illness (fever with cough, shortness of breath and/or sore throat)?
What will Brandeis do for students who cannot return to their countries of origin over the summer break?
How is Brandeis supporting students studying abroad?
UPDATE: If I am studying abroad, do I need to return 下载全民体彩?
What should students do if they planned to study abroad this summer and/or fall in countries with travel advisories or restrictions?
If I am volunteering, interning or working off campus, should I stop?
NEW: What do I do if I have financial concerns?
NEW: If I remain on campus, am I allowed to continue to work?
If I am a prospective international student from a country下载全民体彩 with travel restrictions, how is my application and admission to Brandeis affected?
For Faculty and Staff
If I am a faculty or staff member and I am experiencing respiratory illness, what should I do?
If I am a faculty member, how should I handle student absences due to illness?
What should faculty do if they had plans to engage in research in affected countries?
This is a stressful time. What can I do if I am worried about myself or my family and friends?
I have, or someone I know has experienced discrimination or bias related to coronavirus. What should I do?
How can individuals prepare for a possible outbreak of coronavirus?
Where can I get the most up-to-date information about the status of coronavirus/COVID-19?
What health precautions can I take to avoid getting the coronavirus?
Should I wear a facemask to prevent myself from catching coronavirus, the flu or other illnesses?
If someone is wearing a facemask, does it mean they are sick?