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March 19: Statewide Shelter-In-Place Impact on Chapman

Chapman Community- Today, Governor Gavin Newsom ordered all individuals living in the State of California to stay home or at their place of residence in an effort to slow the statewide spread of the novel coronavirus. We will urgently seek greater clarification on how this is intended to apply to...

Campus goes fully remote for all non-essential operations

Effective Thursday, March 19, Chapman University campuses will go fully remote for all non-essential operations. The health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff is our highest priority, and that concern has guided our deliberations on how best to continue supporting the academic mission...

March 16: Update on Remote Work for Chapman Employees

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with faculty, staff and administrators on Monday, March 16. Today, we had an online meeting with staff and supervisors across the campus to provide additional guidance on the potential for working remotely. It’s important for the C...

March 16: University Leadership Hosts a Webcast on Campus Operations and Remote Work

On Monday, March 16, a one-hour information session was held for staff and administrators, led by Chapman University President Daniele C. Struppa,  Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Glenn Pfeiffer, Vice President and Chief Information Officer Helen Norris and  Vice Presiden...

March 15: Campus Operations and Remote Work Guidance

Chapman Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer Brian K. Powell sent the following message: Dear Staff and Administrators, ** This is an important announcement about essential services and remote work.  Please make sure you read this carefully and completely, and please note the webc...

March 13: Events Change and Other Coronavirus Updates

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Friday, March 13. This has been an incredible week for Chapman University and I find myself even more proud than ever to be part of such a strong community. The level of commitment I a...

Beware of Phishing Attacks During Coronavirus Outbreak IS&T offers advice for handling emails and attachments that may pose malware risk.

Chapman University's IS&T has received several notifications about the existence of a phishing website (corona-virus-map[.]com) that promises up-to-date information about the coronavirus, COVID-19. Its real purpose is to infect visitors' computers with malware. This particular site stole an ...

March 12: Updates on Academic and Residential Processes During the Coronavirus Response.

Chapman President Daniele C. Struppa shared the following message with the campus community on Thursday, March 12. As Chapman University moves to remote instruction, we find ourselves in a very fluid situation where we need to make decisions quickly in the best interest of students and our academic...

March 11: Classes Move Online March 12

In an abundance of caution for the entire campus community during the COVID-19 outbreak, Chapman University has moved all instruction to online formats effective on Thursday, March 12. At this time, there continue to be no suspected cases of COVID-19 at Chapman nor among students studying abr...

Staying Focused on Relevant, Regional COVID-19 Information

As the national situation around the oronavirus COVID-19 continues, we are aware of the growing concern within the student community and the increasing support for the online petition to move classes online. As the landscape changes quickly, we are asking our campus community to stay focused on t...