Coronavirus Messages and News


The cherry tree by PLC in bloom; the art museum in the background
March 12

STUDENTS: Updates for students about finals and spring break

UO operations changes, spring break updates, and more student news
3D rendering of coronavirus cells
March 11

FACULTY: Coronavirus Update: Research continuity and activities

OVPRI research administration and core facilities will continue to serve the research community
Patrick Phillips
March 11

FACULTY: Changes to final exams, spring term due to coronavirus

Faculty should work with department heads or supervisors on social distancing techniques and flex work options
President Michael Schill
March 11

Coronavirus Update: UO changing operations

The university is enacting measures to increase social distancing to limit the spread of COVID-19
UO entrance sign
March 11

Updated information on COVID-19, changes to operations

Updates on events, finals week, the start of spring term and university travel
Coronavirus illustration
March 10

COVID-19 updates: New website, continuity planning

The UO remains open and continues to work with public health authorities to monitor the spread   
Hand washing
March 10

Proper handwashing is key to stopping the spread of germs

The university is encouraging people to learn about effective handwashing
Collage of faces with face masks
March 9

STUDENTS/FACULTY/STAFF: Updated information on university’s response to coronavirus

The UO continues to work closely with public health authorities to monitor the spread of the outbreak 
Knight Library exterior
March 6

FACULTY: Canvas trainings for academic continuity preparations

Sessions have been scheduled to cover a variety of topics
A full classroom at the UO
March 5

FACULTY: Academic continuity planning, expectations, and guidelines

UO’s Academic Council approves specific expectations for instructors