Shenandoah Conservatory’s music therapy program has quickly and effectively responded to the COVID-19 pandemic. On an academic level, music therapy faculty shifted course curriculum and clinical ... Continue Reading Music Therapy Shifts Online with…
Shenandoah COVID-19 Quick Links
- COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- What is ShenFlex?
- Daily Symptom Checker | Shenandoah Go App
- Report A COVID-19 Exposure Or COVID-19 Test Result
- Modified Work Arrangement Request For Employees
- Modified Learning (Fully Online) Request For Students
- COVID-19 Case Numbers Dashboard
- Meeting & Event Guidelines
- Community Forum Zoom Recordings for Students and Parents
- Community Forum Zoom Recordings For Employees (must be logged in with su.edu email for employees to access)
- Shenandoah's Personal Conduct & Social Distancing Policy
- Information about Face Masks
- Plan to Reopen Shenandoah University for Fall 2020
- Special Considerations for Shenandoah Conservatory's Reopening
- Guide for Returning to Shenandoah University this Fall
- SU Pledge to Keep Shenandoah Safe
- Campus Signage Related to COVID-19
- Information for Shenandoah Employees: Reporting COVID-19 Cases on Campus
- By-The-Numbers Look At SU’s Safety & Health Measures
- Archive of SU Communications About COVID-19
COVID-19, a novel coronavirus disease, was declared a global pandemic by the World Health Organization and a national emergency was declared in March 2020. This page contains information about the virus and Shenandoah University's response. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is monitoring the pandemic and the most up-to-date information about the virus and pandemic can be found at the CDC's coronavirus website: cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov.
For those in the Winchester area: Do you have a respiratory illness or symptoms, or think you have been exposed to COVID-19? Call Valley Health's hotline at 540-536-0380.
Plans for Fall 2020
The upcoming academic year is a year of extreme flexibility.
- To limit travel to and from our region, Labor Day and fall break will not be observed
- Thanksgiving break will be a full week long, Nov. 23 through Friday, Nov. 27; in-person classes will resume after the break
- Classes will follow the ShenFlex model, so instructors and students can participate in face-to-face and/or online as needed. Students may request to be fully online for the fall semester
- Maximum capacities for each classroom have been lowered and spaces have been reconfigured to ensure compliance with CDC guidelines on social distancing
- Athletic competition is suspended through January 1, 2021
Show Your Support During The COVID-19 Situation
Many have reached out to ask how they can support Shenandoah during these difficult times. Give now to help meet the special needs of Shenandoah students as well as the unexpected financial needs of faculty and staff in the face of this COVID-19 situation.
Members of the Shenandoah family who need emergency financial assistance
If the COVID-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on you or your family's financial situation, Shenandoah would like to help. Please fill out the Emergency Financial Assistance Application.
Learn more about CARES Act Student Emergency Funds at Shenandoah University.
Read Our Recent COVID-19 Campus Communications
A host of talented, giving, dynamic authors, illustrators and educators have graced the Shenandoah University Children’s Literature Conference over its 35 years of existence. And now, as part of the ... Continue Reading Children’s Literature World Shares Its…
Shenandoah University occupational therapy students are accustomed to learning in a hybrid format that combines distance learning with classroom experiences. So, this makes program students and alumni ... Continue Reading ‘We’re all in this together’:…
Dealing with the changes wrought by the coronavirus pandemic affecting the world is understandably anxiety-inducing for many. And for some people, watching autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) ... Continue Reading Finding a Moment of Calm…
Shenandoah University is adopting a Pass/No Credit grading policy for the spring 2020 academic semester. In light of the disruption due to the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19), faculty will record ... Continue Reading Shenandoah Implements New Grading Policy…
Tutoring, Writing Center, Math Enrichment Center Tutoring will be provided online via Zoom and Google Hangouts. Students will continue to sign up for tutoring using TutorTrac at star.su.edu. Once ... Continue Reading Supporting Students’ Success Through Online…
Shenandoah University’s Master of Public Health program (MPH) was designed as an online experience from day one. Shenandoah’s director of graduate public health programs Michelle Gamber, DrPH, M.A., ... Continue Reading Tips For Lasting Online Learning…
The past week has been like nothing we’ve ever seen or expected. Classes went online, we learned about the importance of social distancing, and we accepted a never-before-seen disruption in our lives. ... Continue Reading Online Classes for Rest of…