University of Akron Chief of Police Dale Gooding thanks students, faculty and staff for their effort to limit the spread of COVID and discusses the recent elevation of Summit County's risk level. [Posted Friday, Sept. 11.]

Back on campus

Updated Sept. 17, 2020

Here are the details of our plan for a safe fall semester. Thank you for doing your part to help keep everybody healthy and campus open.


Report a positive test or need to quarantine


WHAT’S NEW

Dashboard: We are updating our COVID-19 Dashboard each Thursday with the latest statistics for postive cases, people in quarantine/isolation and course delivery modes.

Summary of policies, guidelines and expectations for students

Video: Students are the stars in our healthy habits videos.

Safe-opening training: We have created an interactive video about our plan for a safe fall semester. Everybody has a role to play.

Daily health checks: You are responsible for conducting a daily symptom check at home before leaving for campus. Contact tracing will be used to limit virus spread.

See our positive case rate, active cases, course delivery modes and more: COVID-19 Dashboard

Rec center (Student Recreation and Wellness Services)

Affording the semester

ZipAssist: Hub for student support and assistance

Campus Cupboard: Providing students in periodic need with access to the basic necessities of daily living.

Help-A-Zip: Help for students struggling with academics, mental health, finances or adjustment to college

Student services: Student Union, bookstore, parking and more

Technology needs

Travel policy for students, faculty and staff