Coronavirus

News and communications relating to the college's response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dear Mustangs, Thank you for your continued participation in our weekly COVID-19 pooled saliva testing. As we move forward with mandatory testing each week, SUNY Upstate Medical University has introduced an updated version of its web application used to register for testing. This new update should make registration easier and more reliable, while requiring very few changes to the current…
Welcome back, Mustangs! As we begin the Spring 2021 semester today, please find below reminders regarding health screening and testing requirements for all students, faculty and staff who will attend classes on campus, live on campus or plan to use campus facilities. Please also find below important updates for our dining services. A complete “What Students Should Know – COVID-19 and Returning to…
Happy Spring 2021 semester! Thank you to everyone who participated in move-in testing this past weekend. The next scheduled pooled saliva testing is Tuesday, Feb. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Recreation Center. Nearly everyone except for students who moved in this weekend must plan to participate. Norwich Campus has a separate plan. For the Morrisville campus, tomorrow's testing includes:…
We have received results from all pooled saliva testing conducted on the Morrisville campus earlier this week. One student pool was positive, and reflex testing is underway. Affected individuals have been informed. All other pools were negative. Residential student move-in begins officially tomorrow, Friday, Feb. 5, and runs through Sunday, Feb. 7. All students have been required to provide proof…
With recent weather alerts, there have been inquiries about today’s scheduled testing on the Morrisville campus. Testing will still take place as planned. However, employees and students unable to travel safely today should not come to campus just for testing. Employees can come to next week’s testing. Commuter students can participate in this Friday’s move-in testing. The next scheduled pooled…
REMINDER: Return to Campus Pre-Arrival Instructions As we approach the start of our Spring 2021 semester and the return to life on campus, there are several items that all students who will attend classes on campus, live on campus or plan to use campus facilities must complete before the semester begins on Monday, Feb. 8.  Pre-Arrival COVID-19 Test All students will be required to provide proof…
We have received results from all pooled saliva testing conducted this week. All pools were negative. Thank you to everyone who volunteered and who participated, and thank you for taking the proper measures to keep our community healthy. The next scheduled pooled saliva testing is Tuesday, Feb. 2, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Recreation Center. Notice this is a change in location. All students…
Return to Campus - Pre-Arrival Instructions As we approach the start of our Spring 2021 semester and the return to life on campus, there are several items that all students who will attend classes on campus, live on campus or plan to use campus facilities must complete before the semester begins on Monday, Feb. 8.  Pre-Arrival COVID-19 Test All students will be required to provide proof of a…
We need your help to properly plan for COVID-19 pooled saliva testing. We are asking every employee to complete this short survey. We ask supervisors to ensure their reports complete it so we have an accurate count of on-campus employees to update our testing plans, report to system and help county health officials make plans. Please complete this short form by Friday, Jan. 29. We have received…
The next scheduled pooled saliva testing is tomorrow, Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in STUAC. All students currently living on campus must participate. All employees who are regularly on campus physically should plan to participate as well. To comply with SUNY system’s recent guidelines and our recently approved COVID plan, everyone must be tested weekly. We also need volunteers to…