The health and safety of all members of the SUNY Cortland community is the institution’s top priority. The university is closely monitoring the spread of COVID-19 and contingencies for various scenarios. SUNY Cortland will continue to work closely with local and state health departments, and implementing all recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), SUNY and the New York state and Cortland County health departments, but the situation is fluid and changing rapidly.
For the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 and its spread, please refer to the situation pages available through the CDC and the New York State Department of Health:
To help address the needs of students who have experienced economic hardships, the Cortland College Foundation has established a Student Emergency Fund.
The donor-supported fund offers emergency grants of up to $500 to eligible students with a documented need.
Jan. 20, 2021
Plan for spring 2021 calls for testing thousands of students, faculty and staff each week.
Jan. 8, 2021
SUNY Cortland has distributed more than $3.1 million in emergency federal grants to students impacted by the pandemic.
Oct. 23, 2020
Students have received an email with a link to the survey.
Oct. 5, 2020
In-person classes will be suspended for two weeks starting on Wednesday, Oct. 7.
Sept. 29, 2020
Students can continue to learn about their own health and wellness virtually this semester.
Sept. 29, 2020
The food pantry added technology to safeguard students during the pandemic.