How is Bellevue University making decisions about the coronavirus?
Bellevue University is working closely with state and local health officials and local health providers so we can respond quickly to any changes in their recommendations, guidance, and direction.
Specific questions can be directed to a designated COVID-19 response team at COVIDResponse@Bellevue.edu.
Will Bellevue University close?
Bellevue University will remain open at this time.
When would Bellevue University close the campus?
If a case of COVID-19 is identified within the campus community, we will follow direction from public health officials, which may include closing the campus and cancelling activities and sporting events.
Will Bellevue University classes continue if the campus is closed?
Bellevue University’s academic and operations team have plans in place to ensure student education continues. More than 90% of our students attend fully online, and any disruption to courses is expected to be minimal. Residential classes may be transferred into online courses if the situation necessitates it.
What if I have to travel?
There are numerous advisories and restrictions regarding travel as it relates to COVID-19. Anyone considering or planning travel should check the latest information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the U.S. State Department.
What impact will this have on international students?
Bellevue University’s Academic Advisors/Student Coaches can assist international students and ensure they receive the information they need so they can make an informed decision about their education. Students may also reach out to email@example.com.
Are events being held on campus?
Bellevue University on-campus external events have been suspended through December 2020. A decision will be made at the end of December for January 2021 events. Select Bellevue University-sponsored events are being held and all of those events are expected to follow recommended COVID-19 guidelines (masks, distancing, frequent cleaning of surfaces and washing/sanitizing of hands.
Bellevue University home athletic events will have limited fan attendance. Only parents and immediate family of student-athletes will be permitted to attend. No concessions will be available. Coaches and fans will be required to wear masks for the entirety of each event.