COVID-19: Info and Resources


CDC: Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC)

  1. CDC General Guidance
  2. Interim Guidance for Administrators of US Institutions of higher education
  3. Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education
  • World Health Organization: Coronoavirus Disease (COVID-19) Outbreak
  • American College Health Association guidance for colleges and universities: Preparing for COVID-19 (March 3, 2020)

  • Coronavirus, Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act

    1. Tribal Provision within CARES Act (March 27, 2020)
    2. National Employment Law Project (NELP): Unemployment Insurance Provisions in the CARES Act


    Federal Agency-Wide & OMB

    1. Administrative Relief for Recipients and Applicants of Federal Financial Assistance Directly Impacted by the Novel COVID-19 due to Loss of Operations
    Families First Coronavirus Response Act: Paid Leave Requirements for Colleges
    1. ACCT: H.R. 6201 Summary
    2. Nelson Mullins: New Employment Requirements for Colleges and Universities Under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act

    U.S. Department of Education-Office of Postsecondary Education & Federal Student Aid

    1. Guidance for Compliance with ED/Title IV requirements (March 5, 2020)
    2. Guidance for Interruptions of study related to COVID-19 (March 6, 2020)

    U.S. Department of the Interior

    1. Draft Paid Administrative Leave Policy for TCUs (compliant w/BIE directive)

    Other Federal Departments

    1. National Institutes of Health: COVID-19 Updates
    2. National Institutes of Health: Information for Grantees

    Regional Accrediting Bodies

    1. Higher Learning Commission (HLC): Coronavirus Updates
    2. Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities: COVID-19 Updates


    Staff Recommended Sites:

    1. SKC: COVID-19 Remote Teaching Information
    2. ASU for You: Options for every learner, at any age
    3. ACUE: Online Teaching Toolkit
    4. EDUCAUSE: Online teaching strategies
    5. EDUCAUSE: Online Course Development Planning
    6. EDUCAUSE: Online instructional continuity plans
    7. Columbia University: Teaching From Home Webinar Series

    Additional Resources:

    1. US Distance Learning Association
    2. Online Learning Consortium
    3. Online Learning Consortium (OLC): Online Faculty Professional Development Framework
    4. Udemy: Online course design
    5. Harvard: Moving Your Classroom Online


    1. American Council on Education (ACE): Resource library and online discussion board (requires users to sign up for free account)
    2. American Association of Community Colleges (AACC): News and Resources
    3. Association of Community College Trustees (ACCT): Community College Pandemic Response Resources
    4. Inside Higher Education: Higher Education-COVID-19 News
    5. National Congress of the American Indians (NCAI): Indian Country Resources for COVID-19
    6. Aspen Institute: Live Google Doc with Potential Resources
    7. Achieving the Dream COVID-19: Connecting and Supporting the ATD Network