In an ordinary spring, we close the academic year with congratulations and celebration for our graduates and gratitude to our excellent faculty and staff. I will not break from tradition. However, I must state the obvious: this has been no ordinary spring.
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Today we have a few decisions to announce concerning UW Oshkosh operations impacted by COVID-19.
The federal government has established the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to help college students who are struggling with food, housing, course materials, technology, health care, and/or child care expenses due to the disruptions of campus operations as a result of Covid-19.
A couple of informational items on this chilly, gusty day at the end of April.
In our continuing efforts to keep you informed, today we are sharing important updates and additional guidance regarding furloughs.
Many of you spent this week evaluating your personal work situations and talking with your supervisors about the impact of furloughs on people and on the University. I appreciate the hard work that went into those difficult considerations and conversations.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created economic impacts throughout society. UW Oshkosh has felt the harm. We are faced with challenges that require painstaking decisions and sacrifice to keep our institution operating and carrying out its mission.
We often say that students are at the heart of all that we do. Now, more than ever, we have the opportunity to demonstrate what that means.
Today we are able to announce the ways we will celebrate our students’ achievements, honor their hard work and mark the moment they become members of our larger communities.
Many offices, departments and services have announced alterations in their services and business hours. View all changes to University operations here.
UW Oshkosh leadership will continue to publish decisions and announcements regarding the University response to coronavirus. Stay up-to-date with our FAQ.