Status messages about COVID-19

Alert level and current status

Messages about the College’s COVID-19 status, current restrictions and alert level. See Official Messages for a complete fall return archive.

September

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

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.