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September 25, 2020

A summary of university updates related to COVID-19

Submitted by Division of Communications and Marketing

Kansas State University continues to provide updates in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The following is a summary of announcements from Sept. 21-25. 

Read a full list of communications related to COVID-19

Come back, 'Cats.
Updates continue to be posted on the COVID-19 website, which includes guidance and frequently asked questions about the return to university campuses. 

The COVID-19 compliance survey results are available.
The results from the third COVID-19 compliance survey for faculty and staff are available. The compliance survey will be administered every two weeks through the fall semester.

The dates for fall commencement ceremonies have been revised.
Provost Charles Taber has announced that fall commencement for the Manhattan campus will now be held on Friday, Nov. 20, Saturday, Nov. 21, and Sunday, Nov. 22. Ceremonies for the Polytechnic campus will remain on Nov. 20 as previously announced. A schedule of ceremonies is posted on the commencement website

The university continues to track and evaluate COVID-19 data in our community.
Every week, K-State is updating the online dashboard that tracks COVID-19 data in university-connected communities

Remember to get your flu shot this fall.
K-State and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are urging students, faculty and staff to get a flu shot this fall.

Many resources are available for students in need.
K-State offers a variety of resources to students who are facing a financial emergency due to COVID-19 or other circumstances. These resources include access to grants, loans, food, counseling and more.