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COVID-19 Pandemic Resources

The AAUP is closely monitoring the COVID-19 crisis in higher education and will continue to update this page as new resources become available. Please write to to suggest resources for this page or to share news of your chapter’s actions.

AAUP Statements and Guidance

AAUP Member Webinars

AAUP Chapter and State Conference Actions

  • "Management in Place of Leadership: Report on COVID-19 Campus Response Survey" (NYS AAUP Conference)
  • Open letter to the Georgia Southern community regarding COVID-19 spread concerns  (GSU-AAUP)
  • Statement on reopening Ohio University during an uncontrolled pandemic (OU-AAUP)
  • Protest line from CUNY HQ to the Cuomo's office to protest state budget cuts & planned layoffs of thousands of adjunct faculty and part-time staff (PSC-CUNY)
  • YouTube message and petition from medical and health science faculty (AAUP-BHSNJ)
  • Union newsletter with important adjunct and COVID-19 info (CSU-AAUP)
  • Proposal for temporary work-sharing to avoid layoffs (Rutgers AAUP-AFT)
  • Plan to hold administrations accountable for utilization of federal funding (Rutgers AAUP-AFT)
  • Decision-making information requests (Rider AAUP)
  • Chapter statements on university policies (AAUP-OSUUIC United Faculty)
  • FAQs and messages to faculty (URI AAUP; UConn-AAUP)
  • Morale boosters and affirmations (URI AAUP)
  • Maintaining campaigns on Zoom + social media (Rutgers AAUP-AFT)
  • Read more in the spring issue of Academe and on the Academe Blog.

From Our Organizing Partner, the American Federation of Teachers (AFT)

Other Faculty Resources

Resources from Other Organizations

US Government Resources

World Health Organization (WHO) | Situation Dashboard