Status messages about COVID-19

Read about our current alert level and status

Messages about the College’s COVID-19 status and alert level. See Official Messages for a complete Better Together correspondence archive.

February

COVID-19 dashboard update - February 26, 2021

Jeff Foster, Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Assistant VP of College Life, share a video message from President Iuliano, and an update for the campus community on this week’s COVID status.

COVID-19 dashboard update - February 19, 2021

Jeff Foster, D.Ed., Interim Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Ed.D., Assistant Secretary to the BOT/Assistant Vice President of College Life, remind the campus community to check the College’s COVID-19 dashboard and provide updates about the Jaeger Center, in-person dining, and weekly testing.

COVID dashboard update - February 12, 2021

Jeff Foster, D.Ed., Interim Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Ed.D., Assistant Secretary to the BOT/Assistant Vice President of College Life, remind the campus community to check the College’s COVID-19 dashboard and provide additional information about weekly testing and COVID-19 restrictions.

COVID dashboard update - February 5, 2021

Jeff Foster, Interim Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Assistant Secretary to the BOT/Assistant Vice President of College Life, inform the campus community about the College’s new COVID-19 dashboard and provide additional information about exiting the Arrival Quarantine.

COVID dashboard update - January 29, 2021

Jeff Foster, Interim Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Assistant Secretary to the BOT/Assistant Vice President of College Life, update the campus community about the new COVID-19 dashboard and the process for returning to campus in the spring semester.

November, 2020

COVID-19 status update - November 23, 2020

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, November 23, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – November 16, 2020

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, November 16, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – November 9, 2020

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Saturday, November 7, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – November 2, 2020

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, November 2, 2020.

October, 2020

Weekly status update – October 26

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, October 26, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – October 19

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, October 19, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – October 12

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, October 12, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – October 5

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Monday, October 5, 2020.

September, 2020

COVID-19 status update – September 28

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Friday, September 25, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – September 21

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus as of Sunday, September 20, 2020.

COVID-19 status update – September 14

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus and reminds students of the resumption of classes.

COVID-19 status update – September 7

Dean Julie Ramsey informs the community of the current COVID-19 status on campus, and includes reminders about the de-densification plan and adjustments to the all-student quarantine.

Immediate all-student quarantine – September 1

Julie Ramsey, Dean of Students, informs the campus community about the all-student quarantine starting on September 1, 2020.

August, 2020

COVID-19 dashboard update - February 19, 2021

Jeff Foster, D.Ed., Interim Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, and Darrien Davenport, Ed.D., Assistant Secretary to the BOT/Assistant Vice President of College Life, remind the campus community to check the College’s COVID-19 dashboard and provide updates about the Jaeger Center, in-person dining, and weekly testing.

Campus COVID-19 status – August 31

Dean Julie L. Ramsey, Ed.D., Vice President for College Life and Dean of Students, informs the campus community about the current status of COVID-19 cases on campus.

COVID-19 status update – August 24

Dean Julie Ramsey updated the community on newly detected COVID-19 cases (1), the campus alert level (Moderate), the next round of mass testing, and reinforced wearing masks, avoiding large gatherings, and restricting travel.

COVID-19 status update – August 16

Dean Julie Ramsey updated the community about current COVID-19 cases (9), the campus alert level (Moderate), phone bank information, and reminder about the importance of wearing masks.

Immediate notification of COVID-19 status – August 13

Bill Lafferty, AVP for College Life and Executive Director of Public Safety, notified the community of five (5) positive COVID-19 cases among Gettysburg College students.