Coronavirus Updates and Information

Coronavirus FAQs

The well-being of University of Northwestern students, faculty, and staff is of utmost importance. In light of this, we are closely monitoring COVID-19 developments and information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) to respond in the best interest of our community.

Following is a summary of decisions that have been made for the UNW community for the near future. Additional FAQs and links to important resources are below.

  • On-campus classes have moved to a virtual learning environment through the end of the summer 2020 term.
  • Current online classes continue to be provided online as scheduled.
  • Spring 2020 Commencement ceremonies have been rescheduled to Saturday, August 15. Details about the date, time, and venue for commencement will be forthcoming. 
  • All on-campus co-curricular and extra-curricular activities are suspended through the end of the summer 2020 term

Please continue to watch for updates from the president and on this website.

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