Covid 19

Reopening Campus

All classes will run as scheduled. Face-to-face classes will meet physically. 16 week classes will run for 16 weeks, term classes will run in their existing 8-week online format, and the first day of classes will be Monday, August 24th.

COVID-19 Information

Our Bushnell COVID-19: Task Force continues to review and monitor recommendations from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Oregon Health Authority, and the Higher Education Coordinating Council as we work diligently to prepare our campus to be physically open this fall. Our plan follows those best practices for moving forward with an abundance of caution to keep our campus community healthy and safe during this time.

The following updates will provide you with specific answers to questions you might have and provide you with an outline of precautionary measures we are taking to limit our campus community’s exposure to COVID-19:

Q: Will Bushnell University be open for returning students and on-campus classes in the fall semester and fall term 1?

A: YES! All classes will run as scheduled. Face-to-face classes will meet physically. 16 week classes will run for 16 weeks, term classes will run in their existing 8-week online format, and the first day of classes will be Monday, August 24th (unless you hear otherwise given your specific program). Fall commencement will be held December 11th.

Q: When will students be allowed to return to campus?

A: The first official day of face-to-face classes will be Monday, August 24th.

New Student Orientation (for new undergraduate frosh/transfers) will be Thursday, August 20th – Sunday, August 23rd. Returning residential students may move into their respective residences on Saturday, August 22nd beginning at noon.