Community Messages

Find a chronological listing of the messages that have been sent to Oxy students, faculty and staff regarding Summer and Fall 2020 planning.

September 17, 2020

A further update on international travel regulations for Fall 2020 and Winter 2020-21.

September 14, 2020

An update from the International Programs Office about student travel (including semester abroad and faculty-led research abroad) in 2021.

August 28, 2020

With new infections and exposures upon us, we would like to reiterate the rules around isolation (for those who have tested positive) and quarantine (for those who have been exposed to a confirmed positive case).

August 28, 2020

A message to faculty and staff from AVP and Chief HR Officer Randy Glazer about the online COVID-19 training requirement for all Oxy community members.

August 26, 2020

A message on behalf of Emmons Wellness Center and Campus Safety about the relaunch of the LiveSafe app, which provides you with an easy and direct way to connect with Campus Safety regarding your health, safety and security needs.

August 26, 2020

A helpful guide to the remote fall semester and a link to the Faculty Resource Guide that the CTE prepares and circulates to new faculty each year.

August 21, 2020

A summary of workplace guidelines covering key areas like health and safety protocols, as well as helpful guidance for those working remotely and those returning to campus fully or partially.

August 20, 2020

The AVP of Human Resources shares some additional information related to furlough measures and a few permanent layoffs this fall.

August 20, 2020

A message from the Library’s Center for Digital Liberal Arts (CDLA) outlining some of the ways it can support faculty teaching and student learning in the coming year.

August 17, 2020

Occidental’s COO shares an overview of our planning and guidance for all Oxy employees for the upcoming fall semester.