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Information, statement regarding the coronavirus

Augustana College classes will move to distance learning through the end of this semester.

Students will get information from their individual instructors about how coursework and projects will continue, and what their expectations are. Students should check their Augustana email daily for updates from the college as well.

Spring semester was adjusted from 15 weeks (14 weeks and exam week) to 14 weeks (13 weeks and exam week).  

Housing and meals

Housing accommodations are available for those with no option to travel, and those with other extenuating circumstances. Students should contact the Office of Residential Life. Call 309-794-2686 or email

Meal plans will continue to remain active and Dining Services will remain open for the remainder of the academic year with limited hours for students registered for housing and meal plans, and any essential Augustana staff. (See hours of service.)

Events and athletics

All on-campus events have been canceled; some may be rescheduled at a later date.

Athletic competitions and practices have been suspended.

By April 15 the college will notify families about plans for graduation.

Student work and internships

Students who have an internship on or off campus this semester should review this detailed information. Work-hour requirements have changed.

Students who have remained on campus, and who have an on-campus job may still report for work if their supervisors permit it.

Information for employees

Campus will continue to be operational, although most buildings are closed. For the most part, employees will continue to work during this period. Exceptions will be communicated by supervisors directly to those employees.

All persons on campus will be required to follow health protocols put in place by the Centers for Disease Control, public health departments or Augustana College.

Employees should watch for additional communication from the Office of Human Resources and a daily update by email.


All students, faculty and staff are asked to check their email during spring break for updates from the college.

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