COVID-19 Announcements

Updates on Office of Business Services Operations

This message to all faculty, staff, and students has been approved by Mitch Kilcrease, the Assistant Vice President of the Office of Business Services. The services provided by the Office of Business Services such as FSUCard, Postal Services, residential laundry, the FSU Bookstore, and more will be operating under an adjusted schedule or platform. Please […]

Learning online during COVID-19

This message to all faculty, staff, and students has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. To help support our students as they resume learning online, we’ve created a webpage dedicated to online learning resources and strategies during the COVID-19 situation. We’ve been offering quality online and distance […]

Guidance about research continuity

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Gary K. Ostrander, Vice President for Research. Dear Colleagues, We are asking the FSU research community to take all reasonable precautions to preserve public safety as you continue your research and creative activities. At this point, employees (including GAs and RAs) who […]

Help FSU prevent the spread of the coronavirus

Florida State University requests your cooperation and assistance in preventing the spread of the coronavirus. Students: If you have left the Tallahassee-area for any period of time since March 12, do not return to the main campus for any reason until further notice. Residence halls are closed to visitors and to residents who have departed the […]

From CAT: staying connected while teaching remotely

Center for Advancement of Teaching This message to all faculty, deans, directors, and department heads has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. Governor DeSantis recommended on Tuesday that all Florida colleges and universities complete the spring 2020 semester remotely. We may have been expecting this, but most […]

FSU Campus Recreation closing facilities

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Amy Hecht, Vice President for Student Affairs. All FSU Campus Recreation fitness, indoor, and outdoor facilities are closed effective immediately, until further notice. These are necessary, preventative measures that Governor DeSantis, the State University System, and Florida State University are taking to […]

Strozier, Dirac libraries closed until further notice

This message to all faculty, staff, and students has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. FSU Libraries will close Strozier Library and Dirac Library until further notice, effective March 19, 2020, at 5 p.m. to help slow transmission of the coronavirus. FSU Libraries will continue to provide […]

Online proctoring services now available

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. With the main campus Testing Center closed until further notice, instructors needing test proctoring services for their students can now use Honorlock. An online proctoring service, Honorlock provides a way of assessing students […]

Remote Work 101

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Jane Livingston, Associate Vice President and Chief Information Officer. As the university shifts to remote work for a number of weeks in response to COVID-19, it is important for all employees to feel confident about working remotely. While every department is different, below you’ll […]

FSU Libraries announce updates to services

Florida State Libraries have several updates to their services to support faculty, staff, and students through the upcoming weeks.  FSU Libraries Hours Beginning Monday, March 23, Strozier Library will remain open and operational with limited or reduced services during the following hours: Monday – Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 […]

Reminder: training opportunities for remote instruction

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. In response to the COVID-19 emergency, the Office of Distance Learning (ODL) is offering training to faculty needing to deliver their face-to-face courses online. Topics include: Tools and resources for instructors who may […]

ODL emergency online instruction page

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. To help faculty with delivering their face-to-face courses online, the Office of Distance Learning (ODL) website features an Emergency Online Instruction page. The page provides easy-to-follow instructions and resources so instructors can continue […]