Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Updates

University Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information and Resources

Please check the Iowa State University safety page regularly for important updates surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. The page includes all of President Wintersteen’s updates to the campus community, FAQs by audience, resource contacts, travel restrictions, learning and employee resources, closures and event cancellations, and other important details.

The following information is a collection of LAS-specific and select ISU resources.

Undergraduate and Graduate Student Resources

ISU FAQ for Students
Office of the Registrar FAQ
ISU FAQ for Graduate Students
Resources in Story County

Wellness support
Isolation Guidance for Iowans
Isolation Defined
Tips for Social Distancing

Learning and Academic
Canvas support
New Pass/Not Pass Policies (Undergraduate)
New Pass/Not Pass Policies (Graduate)
ISU Academic Success Center
ISU Writing and Media Center
Prevent Zoombombing

Your adviser is key in helping you succeed; please connect with your adviser via email or “EAB Campus – ISUAppointments link” in AccessPlus. In addition, the LAS Student Services team can be reached by phone Monday – Friday 8a.m. – 5 p.m. at 515.294.4831.

If you have inquired about an upcoming deadline or registration date and have not received a response from your adviser within 2 business days, please email:

Research resources
Research safety guidelines from the Vice President of Research’s Office

Messages to LAS Students from the Dean
March 11 message from the dean
March 23 message from the dean
March 31 message from the dean
April 16 message from the dean

Employee Resources

FAQ for Employees

Academic Affairs FAQ from the Office of the Provost – This information includes more details about how some of the president’s announcements apply to faculty and staff within academic units like LAS.
FAQ from Procurement Services (Includes travel information)

Tools and Support
Remote work resources
Resources in Story County

Undergraduate Adviser Resources
Temporary Pass/Not Pass Policy FAQ
Overview of Pass/Not Pass Process

College Messages to Faculty and Staff
March 11 update from the Dean
March 23 update from the Dean
March 30 update from the Dean
April 6 update from the Dean
April 13 update from the Dean
April 20 update from the Dean

Faculty-Specific Resources

Course delivery
CELT course continuity resources
ISU Online Educational Resources
Prevent Zoombombing
Guidance on Prep Week and Final Exams
Guidance for Virtual Courses Summer 2020

Research resources
NSF April 2 FAQ for proposers and awardees
Research safety guidelines from the Vice President of Research’s Office

Letter from the Faculty Senate