Reopening College and University Campuses in Fall 2020-Covid-19 Considerations

Published May 2020
by Jamie Lewis Keith

This guidance provides a checklist of issues for consideration by Institutions of Higher Education and the entities responsible for their governance, as they consider reopening their campuses during the Covid-19 pandemic. Three categories of considerations are addressed: (1) Risk/Liability Avoidance; (2) Good Operations and Management (policies and processes to operationalize risk mitigation, advancement of mission, and address practicalities); and (3) Seizing Opportunities to Advance Diversity and Equity Goals (a teachable moment to drive action).