COVID-19 news and announcements

Information related to our response to COVID-19 will be posted here as it is distributed to the campus community. For more information about SNC’s COVID-19 guidelines, view the college’s operational guidelines.

May 27, 2022
Summer COVID-19 update

March 21, 2022
Changes to COVID-19 surveillance testing

Feb. 28, 2022
Preparing for Phase 2 of relaxing mask mandates

Feb. 16, 2022
Update to masking protocols

Feb. 2, 2022
COVID update: In-person classes resume Feb. 7

Jan. 19, 2022
To students: Additional information for Spring 2022

Jan. 17, 2022
To students: A brief message for students

Jan. 12, 2022
To students: Spring 2022 semester changes, testing fee update and more
To faculty and staff: Changes to spring semester, flexible work arrangement policy and more

Jan. 10, 2022
Update to quarantine and isolation guidelines

Jan. 5, 2022
To students: Student COVID-19 protocols for Spring 2022
To faculty and staff: Student COVID-19 protocols for Spring 2022


Dec. 21, 2021
To faculty, staff and student employees: Updates on Vaccination, Testing and Face-Covering Policy

Dec. 8, 2021
To faculty, staff and student employees: Reminder: Complete the COVID-19 vaccine tracking form

Nov. 22, 2021
To faculty, staff and student employees: SNC’s response to OSHA COVID standard [action required]

Oct. 27, 2021
To students: COVID-19 public health sanctions, and Halloween weekend guidance

Oct. 20, 2021
To students: [Recording] COVID-19 Vaccinations: What’s the Right Choice for You?

Oct. 5, 2021
To students: Vaccinations: What’s the Right Choice for You?

Sept. 22, 2021
To students: Keep up the great work, SNC!
To faculty and staff: COVID update: vaccination rates and Biden ruling

Sept. 13, 2021
To students: Kicking off SNC’s 90 in 90 initiative with Prizeapalooza – watch to see how you can win!

Sept. 10, 2021
To students: COVID-19 update: Vaccination rate, guest policy and state incentive program

Sept. 3, 2021
To students: Labor Day Weekend guidance

Aug. 17, 2021
To students: Recording of Aug. 16 student town hall

Aug. 10, 2021
To students: Invite to student town hall
To faculty/staff: COVID-19 follow-up from Aug. 9 faculty/staff town hall

Aug. 9, 2021
St. Norbert teams up with area entities to support COVID-19 vaccinations
To faculty/staff: Recording from Aug. 9 faculty/staff town hall

Aug. 1, 2021
Indoor masking update

July 30, 2021
Fall 2021 COVID-19 guidelines

July 1, 2021
Additional information on COVID-19 vaccination plans

June 24, 2021
COVID-19 vaccination for 2021-22

May 24, 2021
Summer 2021 COVID-19 guidelines

May 18, 2021
Update to masking protocols

May 6, 2021
COVID-19 vaccine now available by appointment in Health Services

April 14, 2021
COVID-19 update

April 1, 2021
COVID-19 updates and reminders

March 22, 2021
Important updates and reminders

March 12, 2021
Wisconsin’s expanded vaccine eligibility and SNC waitlist

March 5, 2021
For students: Important updates and reminders

March 1, 2021
We’re one month in! Let’s maintain our resolve

Feb. 16, 2021
For faculty and staff, current student-teachers and Children’s Center student workers: Campus COVID vaccination clinic waitlist for eligible groups

Feb. 11, 2021
For students: Lots to love!

Feb. 5, 2011
For students: Important health reminders

Jan. 29, 2021
Student “welcome back“ chat recording

Jan. 26, 2021
For students: Important updates and reminders related to quarantine requirements
For faculty and staff: Important updates and reminders related to quarantine requirements

Jan. 22, 2021
An invitation to a virtual “welcome back” chat

Jan. 21, 2021
For 2021 grads: Looking ahead to Commencement 2021

Jan. 20, 2021
For faculty and staff: COVID-19 immunization information

Jan. 18, 2021
For students: Follow-up on entry testing

Jan. 14, 2021
For students: COVID-19 updates for spring semester

Jan. 13, 2021
For faculty and staff: COVID-19 updates for spring semester

Dec. 21, 2020
Suspension of 2020-21 hockey and men’s volleyball seasons due to COVID-19

Dec. 9, 2020
Update to students: Looking forward to spring semester

Dec. 8, 2020
That's a wrap!

Dec. 3, 2020
MWC suspends athletics competition for fall and winter sports

Nov. 25, 2020
Guess what, Green Knights?

Nov. 18, 2020
For students: In preparation for the end of the semester
For faculty and staff: In preparation for the end of the semester

Nov. 11, 2020
An update on COVID-19 and the state of Wisconsin

Nov. 5, 2020
Important health information for November

Oct. 30, 2020
Revised Spring 2021 academic calendar

Oct. 29, 2020
Great work, Green Knights!
Keep safe, Green Knights!

Oct. 21, 2020
COVID-19 reminders

Oct. 16, 2020
An update on COVID-19 and our community

Oct. 15, 2020
Access to college housing during winter break

Oct. 9, 2020
Safer at SNC update

Oct. 4, 2020
An update on COVID-19 and our community

Oct. 2, 2020
Great news!

Sept. 25, 2020
Safer at SNC

Sept. 24, 2020
Update to students: It’s Week 5! But our work continues ...

Sept. 18, 2020
Important update to quarantine and isolation procedures for students

Sept. 11, 2020
Important COVID information for students
Mask up, Green Knights!

Sept. 9, 2020
A message to students from President Bruess

Sept. 4, 2020
Safety reminder to students: Make it a great weekend, Green Knights!

Sept. 2, 2020
SNC virtual town hall for parents and families

Sept. 2, 2020
COVID-19 case dashboard and other important updates

Sept. 1, 2020
A few COVID-19 updates and reminders for students

Aug. 31, 2020
It’s week two! A message from President Bruess
Update to students on the meal plan: Modifications to dining services

Aug. 26, 2020
Update to students: Important updates for students

Aug. 24, 2020
Video message from President Bruess
Update to faculty and staff: A message from board chair, Fr. Andrew Ciferni, O. Praem.

Aug. 19, 2020
We welcome fall semester
Update to faculty and staff: Operational updates for Phase 2

Aug. 7, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Operational updates for Phase 2

Aug. 3, 2020
“Norbert’s Ninth”: A ninth-semester-free promise to current and newly admitted SNC students

July 30, 2020
Campus resource for daily self-monitoring

July 27, 2020
MWC and NACC suspend athletics competition for 2020
COVID-19 community safety pledge and daily self-monitoring information


July 22, 2020
Update to supervisors: Return to work guidelines for supervisors

July 9, 2020

Return-to-campus at SNC

July 1, 2020
A Timely Warning Notification: COVID-19 positive case on campus

June 19, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: A couple of updates on Phases One and Two of our return-to-campus plan

June 4, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Operational updates Phase One/Phase Two

May 30, 2020
Update to students: More information related to the academic calendar

May 28, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Furloughs for Group 3
Update to students: Revised fall 2020 academic calendar

May 25, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Tomorrow begins Phase 1 of our return to campus plan

May 18, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Important Update for Our Community

May 15, 2020
An end of the year message from President Brian Bruess

May 14, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Guidelines for Phase One of returning to work on campus remain unchanged

May 7, 2020
A message to students from the faculty

May 5, 2020
Guidelines for faculty and staff returning to work on campus – Phase One

May 1, 2020
Emergency Relief Funding Available for Students

April 30, 2020
Important College Updates

April 17, 2020
On-going Gratitude
Campus updates for faculty/staff related to the COVID-19 outbreak

April 3, 2020
A message from campus, with news of this year’s Commencement

March 27, 2020
Update on Possible Room and Board Refunds for Study Abroad Students

March 26, 2020
Room and Meal Plan refunds for students

March 25, 2020
Work-away-from-campus requirement extended through Friday, April 24

March 23, 2020
Update to students: Welcome back!

March 20, 2020
Update to faculty and staff: Campus updates related to the COVID-19 outbreak

March 19, 2020
Update to students: Information from SNC housing

March 18, 2020
SNC remains online through the rest of the semester

March 16, 2020
Full range of student services still available
Update faculty and staff: New working arrangements for employees, effective March 18-27

Sunday, March 15
Update faculty, staff and students: College athletics canceled for the remainder of the year
Workshops to support alternate course delivery

Friday, March 13
Update to faculty and staff: Responding to your questions and concerns
COVID-19 Live Stream Info Session Featuring SNC Expert Panel
An update from the Midwest Conference

March 12, 2020
COVID-19: New decisions on athletics, campus-residence exceptions, student employment, Children’s Center, and more

March 11, 2020
COVID-19: St. Norbert College will move to alternative delivery modes
Update: New travel restrictions and Spring-Break advisories

March 10, 2020
Update: Health Services appointment scheduling

March 7, 2020
Update: Cleaning arrangements on campus

March 5, 2020
Update to students from St. Norbert College: Travel Advisory, Campus Restrictions and Other COVID-19 Updates
Update to faculty and staff from St. Norbert College: Travel Restrictions and Other COVID-19 Updates

Feb. 28, 2020
An update from the president to the campus community on study-abroad programs and the coronavirus

Feb. 4, 2020
An update from Student Affairs to the campus community regarding coronavirus