Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Visit the University's website for up-to-date information or email coronavirusinfo@uchicago.edu with specific questions.


May 27
Research Resumption (phased approach) | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
May 15
Planning for the Year Ahead | Email from Robert J. Zimmer, President
May 5
Research Resumption | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
April 24
Extension of Stay at Home Order | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
April 7
Convocation 2020 | Email from Robert J. Zimmer, President, and Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
April 6
Spring Quarter Message | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
April 5
Spring Quarter | Email from Robert J. Zimmer, President
April 3
Pass/Fail Grading Option for the Physical Sciences Division | Email from Angela V. Olinto, Dean of the Division of the Physical Sciences
March 30
Restricted Access to University Facilities | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
March 28
Supporting our Community through the Coronavirus Crisis | Email from Robert J. Zimmer, President
March 25
Update on Coronavirus Precautions and Testing | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost, and Kenneth S. Polonsky, Dean and Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs

Extended Closure of LCO | Email from John S. Mulchaey

Research Guidance for “Stay at Home” Order | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost, and Karen Kim, Vice Provost for Research

Ensuring Continued Funding for PhD Students | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost, and Jason Merchant, Vice Provost
March 22
Updated Travel Alert Regarding Coronavirus | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
March 21
Regarding: Implementing essential-personnel only in the ERC | Email from John E. Carlstrom, Chair of the  Astronomy and Astrophysics Department
March 20
Implementing essential-personnel only in PSD | Email from Angela V. Olinto, Dean of the Division of the Physical Sciences

“Stay at Home” Order for Illinois | Email from Ka Yee C. Lee, Provost
March 19
University Guidance for Spring Quarter | UChicago website
March 17
PSD building access | Email from Angela V. Olinto, Dean of the Division of the Physical Sciences
March 16
Resources and Guidance for Spring Quarter classes | Email from A. Kurtz, George and Elizabeth Yovovich Professor, Department of Computer Science

Remote teaching/learning: zoom.us | Email from Valeri Galtsev, Senior System Administrator, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department
March 14
The Astronomy & Astrophysics Department actions | Email from John E. Carlstrom, Chair of the  Astronomy and Astrophysics Department