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Coronavirus Information

The University is continuing to monitor the global COVID-19 outbreak, and is taking proactive steps to keep our campus safe. This webpage will be updated as needed. Please refer to this webpage for the latest University updates. UPDATED SEPTEMBER 20, 2021.

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Please refer to the previous updates below for additional information.


September 20: Updated Employee Protocol

August 12: Temporary Mask Requirements Campus Email

July 26: Operational Plan for the Fall 2021 Semester

April 6: Update on UM Mask Policy

March 3: UM Returning to Full In-Person Classes in Fall

February 5: COVID-19 Vaccine Eligibility Begins Feb. 8

January 20: Campuswide Sentinel Testing Begins Jan. 26

January 14: Continuation of Pay Under Certain COVID-Related Absences

January 4: Update on COVID-19 Re-Entry Testing

January 3: UM Temporarily Starting Spring Classes Virtually


December 28: Important COVID-19 Updates for the Spring Semester

December 11: Thank You for a Successful Semester

December 8: Everlywell COVID-19 Self Test Kit Instructions

December 4: Update on Dec. 12 Commencement

November 18: Fall 2020 End-of-Term Work Schedules and Compensation for Student Employees

November 5: Winter Commencement Scheduled for Dec. 12

October 30: Halloween COVID-19 Precautions

October 19: COVID-19 Updates for Spring

October 2: Reminder – Classes going remote after Thanksgiving

September 28: Safeguard Your Health On and Off Campus

September 15: Upcoming Campus Flu Vaccination Clinics

September 14: Campus Mental Health Resources

September 14: Campus COVID-19 Update

September 10: What You Need to Know About Sentinel Testing

September 3: Reporting Student COVID-19 Cases

September 2: A Message Regarding the Labor Day Weekend

September 1: COVID-19 Sentinel Testing Information

August 25: Free COVID-19 Testing for Faculty and Staff

August 18: Important COVID-19 Testing Update

July 17: HR COVID-19 Accommodations

July 10: Update for International Students (International Safety Plan)

July 2: CARES Act Funding Distribution

June 29: Campus Email (Falcon Forward: An Overview of Fall Opening)

June 23: Campus Email (City of Montevallo mask resolution)

May 20: Campus Email (CARES Act Student Information)

May 7: Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) Leave of Absence Request Form

May 1: Campus Email (Update on Fall Semester)

April 29: Campus Email (Outdoor Recreational Areas to Re-Open May 1)

April 22: Letter from President Stewart Regarding Emergency Assistance Funds for Students

April 14: Letter from President Stewart Regarding Refunds and Open Meetings Act Notice

April 9: HR Memo Regarding UM Student Employment Guidance

April 5: FBI Cybersecurity Awareness Announcement

April 4: Announcement Regarding Alabama Stay At Home Order

April 2: Provost Announcement Regarding May and Summer Courses

March 27: HR Memo Regarding Staff Pay Procedures

March 26: Campus Email (Resources for UM Students)

March 25: Provost Announcement Regarding Spring 2020 Grading

March 24: Letter from President Stewart (Announcement for UM Staff)

March 23: Message from Housing and Residence Life

March 20: Letter from President Stewart (Plan for Completing the Semester)

March 20: Alabama State Health Officer Statewide Social Distancing Order

March 18: Update on Advising and Course Registration

March 18: Letter from President Stewart

March 16: Social Media Update

March 15: Letter from President Stewart to Faculty and Staff

March 13: Campus Email (University of Montevallo Operations Update)

March 13: Timely Notification Bulletin from UMPD

March 13: Letter from UM President John W. Stewart, III

March 12: Campus Email

March 11: Campus Email

March 6: Letter from President John W. Stewart, III

March 4: Campus Email (IHE Letter for Returning Students and Staff/U.S. Department of Education OCR Statement

February 27: Campus Email (Guidance for Novel Coronavirus)

February 26: Campus Email (Coronavirus Precautions)