July 31, 2020 - Since our June 25 message, 1.5 million new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the United States, with the confirmed case count soaring from 2.4 million on June 25 to 3.9 million on July 22. This means that almost 40% of all confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States since the beginning of the pandemic have been reported in the last month.
Against this backdrop and as the pandemic continues to progress, the University’s planning has evolved on several fronts.
July 31, 2020 - I write today as follow up to the community message from June 25 with some important additional details relevant to graduate and professional students specifically.
The 2020-2021 Student Campus Compact outlines our behavioral expectations for Penn students in re-opening living and learning in our campus community.
Fall Semester Calendar
IMPORTANT CALENDAR DATES including start/ end of on-campus undergraduate instruction and move-in, orientation and other dates.
Important Academic Information
STUDENT REGISTRATION & FINANCIAL SERVICES - COVID-19 Updates and Resources
VICE PROVOST FOR UNIVERSITY LIFE - Weingarten Learning Center
ATHLETICS - A final decision on fall athletic competition has not yet been announced by the Ivy League. That announcement is expected in July. The Athletic Department will communicate directly to student athletes when more information is available.