Return to Campus
Goucher College is taking extensive precautions to keep the community safe as we prepare to open the campus in phases. The college’s Fall Reopening Task Force has been working to create an informed and comprehensive reopening plan using the guidance of local and state public health officials and the American College Health Association. Check this page for updates as the college’s multistep plan moves forward.
- Goucher will return to a residential campus and in-person classes will begin on August 24, 2020
- Face coverings will be required
- Physical distancing of at least six feet will be required
- More specific information and guidelines are included below
Returning in Phases
Goucher’s plan to return to campus is segmented into four phases aligned with the Governor’s Roadmap to Recovery and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The dates of each phase may change as new information or official recommendations become available.
Town Hall Meetings & Discussions
President Devereaux held an online Town Hall and live Q&A with Goucher students on Wednesday, July 1 at 7 p.m. EDT. Panelists included representatives from Athletics, Facilities Management Services, the Provost’s Office, Residence Life and Student Health Services. Topics included campus cleaning protocols, course delivery models, testing protocols, and more.
- July 6, 2020
Here are some of the resources that will be available for you on campus and online during the fall semester. We encourage you to take advantage of these services at any time.
- June 29, 2020
As we approach the start of Phase II in our Return to Campus plan, we wanted to share our plans for facilities preparedness. Our campus community's health and safety is our number one priority, and all efforts are being made to support a safe return to campus.
- June 22, 2020
While we've made every effort to be as specific and concise as we can, we recognize that many members of our community still have questions regarding our return to campus this fall.