COVID-19 Announcements

Vaccination Appointments for Extremely Vulnerable

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Kyle Clark, Vice President for Finance & Administration.  Florida State University continues to offer vaccinations to those who are 65 and older and those who are frontline health care workers. In partnership with Tallahassee Memorial Hospital and the Leon County Health Department, we are […]

COVID-19 Vaccine Update

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Kyle Clark, Vice President for Finance and Administration. Florida State University is partnering with Leon County Health Department to vaccinate our community to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  It is not too late to register for vaccination appointments this week. […]

International Travel Update

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Kyle Clark, Vice President for Finance and Administration. The Centers for Disease Control issued an Order requiring proof of a negative COVID-19 test within three days of departure, or documentation of having recovered from COVID-19, for all air passengers arriving from a foreign country […]

COVID-19 Vaccine

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Kyle Clark, Vice President for Finance and Administration. Florida State University is partnering with Leon County Health Department to vaccinate our community to help reduce the spread of the COVID-19 virus.  A limited allocation of vaccine is being transferred to the University for […]

Update for Spring Semester

This message to all faculty, staff and OPS employees has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. We continue to receive many questions related to the spring semester and whether there will be an expectation to discontinue remote work. I am sure that you […]

Updated Quarantine Guidance

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced updated guidance for persons who have had close contact with individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19. Previous recommendations […]

University Contact Tracing

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. In November, the Florida Department of Health (FDOH) launched the Healthy Together pilot program. Healthy Together is a contact tracing platform used by FDOH to notify individuals of their […]

Spring semester remote instruction extended one week; in-person learning begins Jan. 19

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. Dear Students, Faculty and Staff, As our highest priority remains the health and safety of the entire campus community, Florida State University will extend the planned period of remote learning at the start of […]

A message from President Thrasher: Thanksgiving Break

Dear FSU Family, As we approach Thanksgiving, I want to express my gratitude to you — our students, faculty and staff — for your flexibility, your resilience and your dedication to Florida State University during these unusual times. After an increase of COVID-19 cases on campus in early September, FSU’s positivity rate has remained relatively […]

Fall/Spring Update

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Dr. Sally McRorie, Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Kyle Clark, Vice President for Finance and Administration. As we approach Fall Break, we wanted to take the opportunity to provide an update regarding the remaining Fall semester and upcoming Spring semester. Following […]