Published July 2, 2020
Dear University Community:
I am writing to provide you with an update regarding campus planning activities related to Fall 2020.
Faculty and staff across campus are working hard to prepare for the challenges that lie ahead for the fall semester—including those related to public health, university finances, enrollment, academic continuity, research, and our overall student experience. The Screening, Testing and Contact Tracing Protocol Committee is pursuing technology customized for UB that will allow faculty, staff and students to engage in daily screening protocols and is developing comprehensive health and safety guidelines that will be shared with the campus community. Faculty, staff and campus leadership are actively:
Please know that all determinations about the Fall 2020 semester will align with the Governor’s Executive Orders—including Western New York’s progress pursuant to the state’s Phase 1-4 regional benchmarks.
We will continue to update you regarding the fall semester as our plans develop.
A. Scott Weber Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs