COVID-19: Health and Safety Plan


Revised January 24, 2021

The University is committed to keeping the Arcadia community informed about preparedness efforts and expectations of students, faculty, and staff in reducing the spread of COVID-19 with:

  • A multi-pronged approach to address health and safety, including signage, social media posts, videos, graphics, animations, and written materials, to help educate the University community.
  • A website strategy for all health and safety plans in the in conjunction with the current COVID-19 information website.
  • Providing information to students, faculty, and staff prior to the start of the fall 2020 semester that addresses hygiene and sanitation, use of face coverings and PPE, and social distancing.
  • Weekly updates to students, parents/families, faculty, and staff through the University’s Arcadia Newsletter email.
  • Regular email communications from University leaders and offices including Academic Affairs, Student Affairs, Human Resources, Student Health Services, Center for Teaching, Mentoring, and Learning (CTML), the Office of the President, Office of the Provost, Office of Institutional Diversity, the Office of Study Away, the Office of International Programs, Arcadia Abroad, and Office of Student Accounts, among other offices.
  • Communications regarding confirmed case or exposure information as appropriate or as mandated by state or local health officials.