Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Updates

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:      

Emergency Student Fund

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.

Emergency Student Fund

Latest Coronavirus News

Provost shares COVID-19 adjustments to faculty evaluation

April 17, 2020
Provost Mark Prus supports flexibility in the faculty evaluation process during the pandemic.

Bias related to COVID-19 not tolerated by SUNY Cortland

April 9, 2020
President Bitterbaum reconfirms the university's commitment against bias and harassment

New fund offers emergency grants to SUNY Cortland students

April 8, 2020
Students can apply for help to cover education-threatening, unforeseen expenses.

Transformations 2020 to go virtual

April 7, 2020
SUNY Cortland students offered creative alternative to showcase their work.

Temporary COVID-19 Academic Policy Changes Announced

April 1, 2020
SUNY Cortland's academic policies have been adapted for the Spring 2020 semester only,.

Developing plan will reimburse students for unused services

April 1, 2020
Students will receive credits or refunds for unused housing, rent and other fees

COVID-19 FAQs and Restart Information


Fall 2020 Campus Restart Guide