As fall semester nears, students already on campus voice serious concerns about living conditions

By August 13, 2020

College students across the country are preparing for an academic year like no other: masks in near-empty lecture halls, regular nasal swab testing and no large campus gatherings. 

Brown undergraduates to be tested for COVID-19 twice a week for foreseeable future

By August 13, 2020

The University released its guidelines Aug. 11 for the free COVID-19 testing that will be required of returning students and employees during the fall semester. The summer testing pilot program currently in place will transition to this academic-year testing initiative beginning the week of Aug. 24.

University announces decreased fees, room, board costs

By August 12, 2020

The University will decrease some student fees for the Fall 2020 semester, according to an Aug. 12 email from Student Financial Services. Student Financial Services stated in their email that these decisions were motivated by the University’s decision to postpone the planned arrival of students until late September.

Brown undergraduate classes will be fully online until at least Oct. 5

By , and August 11, 2020

All undergraduate courses will be taught remotely until the week of October 5, according to the Healthy Brown website.

Nearly 800 students to attend Brown remotely for fall semester

By August 10, 2020

Approximately 800 undergraduate students will study remotely during the upcoming semester, accounting for around 15.5 percent of respondents to the Fall 2020 Location of Study Form, which was completed by sophomores, juniors and seniors in July.