Fall 2020 Reopening Guidance
Not sure what to expect regarding the university’s operations for fall quarter 2020? The Fall 2020 Reopening Guide addresses the most frequent questions HR has received.
New Attestation Process
All employees who are working on one of EWU’s campuses are required to fill out a daily symptom check online before coming to campus or immediately upon arrival.
Virtual Labs 2.0
EWU Information Technology is launching Virtual Labs 2.0, a new, browser-based virtual lab that lets faculty and students access the applications they need from anywhere, including classrooms, the library, and at home. Virtual Labs 2.0 offers a variety of academic software programs, including ArcGIS, MATLAB, Mathematica, Minitab, SAS, SPSS, Stata, and more.
Beginning Friday, June 26, every Washingtonian will be required to wear a facial covering when in a public space. The mask mandate includes both indoor and outdoor public spaces.
To help minimize the risk of potential exposure on EWU’s Cheney campus, the university’s Office of Risk, Compliance and Procurement has developed an online form to provide an easy method for reporting a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19, or for reporting close contact with a person who has contracted the virus.
The university has received questions related to unemployment. As an initial point of clarification, the Employment Security Department (ESD) processes claims and determines eligibility, not EWU.