Frequently Asked Questions
What public health guidelines do I need to follow while on campus?
See this page on CSU’s COVID-19 website for a table of information regarding public health guidelines for various activities in the upcoming months. If you experience any symptoms, students, faculty, and staff are required to fill out the University’s COVID-19 Reporter immediately. Remember: Rams Take Care, Rams Take Action!
What are CSU's plans for summer and fall?
See this page on CSU’s COVID-19 website for a table of information regarding public health guidelines and planning for summer and fall.
How do I schedule a saliva screening?
Guidelines for required saliva screening and how to register and make an appointment are on CSU’s Covid-19 website.
Where can I find COVID-19 vaccination information?
For the latest information on COVID-19 vaccines, CSU’s requirements for fall, and where to find a vaccine, see CSU’s COVID-19 vaccination page.
I’m having trouble connecting to the internet, what do I do?
What if I don’t have a computer at home?
The College of Health and Human Sciences is allowing employees to take computer equipment home. Please contact the Helpdesk before taking your desktop computer home so that you will be able to connect remotely. Complete the CHHS Equipment Checkout online form to specify what equipment you will be taking home.
I’m teaching my course online. What resources are available to help me?
What if I have questions about leave and remote work arrangements?
Please read the COVID-19 Human Resources FAQs for guidance for faculty, administrative professionals, and state classified employees. There is information on what to do if you get sick, guidance on teleworking, and resources for mental health and well-being.
What resources are available to me for helping with remote access and staying connected?
The College of Health and Human Sciences IT COVID-19 Resources page has info on connecting to your college drives via Citrix. The Keep Working website has a list of resources available for accessing University systems from a remote location. Find information on connecting securely, access to email and calendar programs, and file sharing and conferencing via Microsoft Teams.
Microsoft Teams is a full-featured collaboration and communication platform that is available to all CSU faculty, staff, and students. Teams can be used for communicating with your peers and others at the university through instant messaging, audio calls, video conferencing, file sharing, and other collaborative activities.
What will Summer Session look like?
CSU is offering face-to-face, hybrid, and online courses in summer session 2021. Plans may be revised according to the trajectory of COVID-19 and related guidance. Please see the Summer Session website for more information.
What will my classroom look like?
How will my research program be affected by COVID-19?
Please see the Vice President for Research Office Keep Researching webpage for more information on the impact of COVID-19 on research programs at CSU.
As a supervisor, what should I do if one of my employees is exposed to COVID-19?
For supervisors, the student or colleague exposed to or tested positive for COVID-19 article on the COVID-19 website has information on what to do if an employee is exposed or tests positive for COVID-19.
What do I do if a student becomes ill or tests positive for COVID-19?
For instructors, the student or colleague exposed to or tested positive for COVID-19 article on the COVID-19 website has information on what to do if student has symptoms or tests positive for COVID-19.
Where do I find the latest updates from the University?
For continuing updates about COVID-19, please visit the CSU COVID-19 website for University communications. It is important that you check your @colostate email and University sources for the most up-to-date information.
Where do I report a bias incident?
We have the responsibility to ensure that no member of our community is targeted or blamed for the outbreak. CSU is avowedly anti-racist. Please avoid stigmatizing people or racial groups – see info on the CDC website. Report bias incidents via CSU’s bias reporting system. Please uphold CSU’s Principles of Community.
How do I support students in need?
Help Rams in Need
At a time when many of our students are struggling with financial stress, mental health, and unforeseen challenges related to COVID-19, a new fund for College of Health and Human Sciences students, Lighten the Load, has been established by a generous donor who is passionate about helping others through difficult times. This fund will provide emergency financial resources to students in need, helping them to continue their educational goals despite challenges that arise.