Coronavirus

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UPDATED: August 12, 2022

Florida State University students, faculty and staff are encouraged to continue to stay up to date with vaccines and boosters, stay home and get tested if you have symptoms that may be COVID, and consider wearing a mask if you have significant concerns about potentially contracting or spreading COVID or other illnesses.

Thank you for your cooperation, and #StayHeathyFSU!

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Update on Campus Repopulation Guidance

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. The University continues to monitor the impact of COVID-19 on our state and local community and has been working toward a plan for faculty and staff repopulation of campus. […]

Florida Board of Governors approves FSU’s Fall 2020 plan

The Florida Board of Governors approved Florida State University’s plan for Fall 2020 during its meeting Tuesday at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.  FSU faculty, staff and administrators consulted with state and local authorities and health experts to develop a detailed but flexible plan that allows the university to adjust its strategy if the situation in the community changes in regard to the COVID-19 pandemic. The plan […]

FSU Board of Trustees approves Fall 2020 plan

The Florida State University Board of Trustees unanimously approved the university’s plan for Fall 2020 during a special meeting Thursday.   Next, FSU administrators will present the plan to the Florida Board of Governors for approval during an in-person meeting on June 23 at the University of Central Florida in Orlando.  “The health and safety of the university community is our top priority as […]

Campus Repopulation and COVID-19 Testing Protocol

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. The University continues to monitor the impact of COVID-19 on our state and local community. As a result, restricted operations with no more than 25% of employees on campus […]

A Message from Provost Sally McRorie: Fall 2020 Plan

This message to all students has been approved by Sally McRorie, FSU Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs. Dear Students, Last week we announced that FSU’s Fall 2020 Plan is available at https://fall2020.fsu.edu. I know some of you have started reviewing this and are considering what it means for you. I also know you […]

A Message from President John Thrasher: Fall 2020 plan

This message to all students, faculty and staff has been approved by John Thrasher, President of Florida State University. Dear FSU Community, I know our students, faculty, staff, parents and visitors are eager to learn more about the university’s plan for the Fall 2020 semester, which will begin as scheduled Aug. 24. Administrators across campus […]

Important message from FSU: Updated Travel Guidance

Updated December 7, 2020 This message has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff, for distribution to all Deans, Directors, and Department Heads. Please share the following updated university travel guidance with employees in your department. University Travel Employee international and domestic business-related travel […]

Face Covering Guidelines for Summer

This message to all students has been approved by Dr. Amy Hecht, Vice President for Student Affairs. Dear students, If you are working on or visiting Florida State University’s campuses for any reason this summer, we ask that you please wear a face covering to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. All university employees have […]

The Ringling Has Reopened!

The Ringling reopened to the public on Wednesday, May 27.  New special exhibitions include Being Seen: Recent Acquisitions from The Ringling Photography Collection, and Howie Tsui: Retainers of Anarchy. Please purchase admission online and read our safety guidelines before you visit at ringling.org. We are entering this new normal together, giving us the chance to […]

Updated information on Phase 1 and the use of face coverings on campus

This message to all faculty and staff has been approved by Renisha Gibbs, Associate Vice President for Human Resources and Finance & Administration Chief of Staff. FSU continues to monitor the COVID-19 pandemic data. As such, the University has updated information on Phase 1 and the use of face coverings on campus. University Phase 1 […]

FSU students to receive CARES Act funding distribution

 More than 12,500 Florida State University students will receive emergency federal funding provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to assist them with unexpected costs incurred during the COVID-19 pandemic. The CARES Act was passed by Congress and signed into law to provide economic relief from COVID-19. It authorized the U.S. […]