Campus Reopening

May 2021

alertAs of the end of the spring semester, these pages are no longer being updated. Dickinson is planning for a fully in-person fall 2021 semester. Additional updates will be shared as necessary. Visit for the latest campus updates.


COVID-19 Dashboard

Dickinson’s spring 2021 reopening plan includes twice-weekly testing of on-campus students and weekly testing for staff and faculty who are in regular contact with others on campus. This dashboard is updated each afternoon with the previous day’s information.

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Spring 2021 FAQ

See answers to the most frequently asked questions about the spring 2021 semester.

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Spring 2021 Video Info Sessions

November 17 2020

Information Session for First-Year and Sophomore Students & Families

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November 19 2020

Information Session for Junior and Senior Students & Families

Watch on YouTube

Community Updates: Spring 2021

We continue to monitor the coronavirus situation and are meeting regularly to review state, national and international guidance.

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Building Occupancy

Spring Reopening: Instructions and Information

Spring Reopening: Instructions and Information

This page contains videos offering helpful information related to the return to campus this spring, including explanations of the pod and stay at home period, as well as walkthroughs of the dining and testing processes.



COVID-19 Exposure Management

Spring Reopening: Student Perspectives

Spring Reopening: Student Perspectives

Planning for all the details of this campus reopening is ongoing, and we know members of our community have many questions about what the campus experience will be like, so we asked several students who have been on campus this fall to share their perspectives, tips and words of encouragement.



Campus Resources

Fall 2020 Q&A Sessions

President and Senior Leadership Panel/Q&A Session

October 14, 2020

On Wednesday, October 14, 2020, President Margee Ensign hosted a Zoom session for families and alumni to provide an update on the college.



Parent and Family Q&A Session

July 20, 2020

On Monday, July 20, 2020, President Margee Ensign hosted a Zoom session for parents and families to address questions regarding the fall 2020 semester.



Alumni Q&A Session

Following Dickinson’s announcement that the fall 2020 semester will be remote, President Margee Ensign and members of the president’s leadership team held the following Zoom meeting with the alumni community.