SUNY Cortland’s current plan for fall 2020 calls for in-person instruction to the greatest extent possible. While we hope to provide students with as many opportunities for in-person educational experiences, we understand that some students may not be able to attend in-person classes due to risk factors that make them more likely to experience complications should they contract COVID-19.
Students with concerns about attending in-person instruction due to a high-risk medical condition identified by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), which includes being an older adult, pregnant, and/or residing with or caring for a person with a high-risk condition, can request a temporary accommodation for online/remote courses.
There are two reasons for which a student can request a temporary accommodation for online/remote courses. These are:
To allow for full consideration and review prior to the start of the semester, please submit requests no later than Aug.10, 2020.