Thousands watched Friday’s hour‑long town hall, where university leadership encouraged students to continue their studies and discussed recently announced changes across the WSU system for the fall semester.
Washington State University will deliver undergraduate education at a distance, with very limited exceptions, during the Fall 2020 semester, though each campus may take slightly different approaches taking into account issues specific to their communities.
The university is cooperating with health authorities statewide to facilitate contact tracing to help identify members of the WSU community who were in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID‑19.
University Recreation is reopening several of its facilities on the WSU Pullman campus in accordance with requirements under Phase 3 of the state’s Safe Start Washington plan.
The expanded testing at WSU begins this week as part of the overall effort to safely re-open the economy in the state and the region.
This is the latest step in an ongoing WSU effort to protect the health and safety of students, faculty, staff and visitors following the outbreak of COVID‑19.
Completing the return‑to‑work checklist is done in conjunction with units and departments creating plans and procedures around topics like sanitation and physical distancing.
Members of the WSU leadership team will answer questions from the university community for an hour beginning at 11 a.m.
Members of the WSU leadership team will field questions from the community on a variety of topics.
In a letter Wednesday to the WSU community, President Kirk Schulz provided a roadmap for Fall 2020, outlining how the university plans to adjust operations for the safety of its students, faculty and staff.