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Preventative Measures

Please note signs in all buildings reminding you to observe the four key practices for a healthy semester: handwashing, multilayer cloth face masks, distancing and daily self-screening for COVID symptoms. Other preventative measures include cleaning, testing and contact tracing.

Campus During COVID

The spring semester began Monday, Jan. 11 with classes on the main campus in Searcy continuing through May 7. We hope to have spring break on March 8-12, but it's subject to change. Learn more about Campus life and events such as Spring Sing, Academic Instruction and Intercollegiate Athletics.

If you Get Sick

If you have symptoms that you suspect may be related to COVID-19, do not report to work, class or campus activities. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, have a temperature above 100.4, or have a known exposure to anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19, quarantine immediately.

Student Screening Form

Students who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to COVID-19 should quarantine immediately and complete the COVID-19 Screening Form. Students with COVID symptoms should refrain from visiting Student Health Services unless instructed to do so. If a COVID Form is submitted after hours or on the weekend, a nurse will respond as soon as possible upon re-opening. If a student needs help or COVID Testing immediately, they should call ahead to the local medical provider of their choice for instructions and proceed immediately for medical evaluation.

Screening Form

Remote Learning Request

Students may request remote participation by contacting Once the remote participation request period expires, accommodations for an exceptional situation, like a significant health issue, may be made by emailing and with your request and a rationale.