COVID-19 Updates and Information

  • All May and summer semester instruction will be delivered remotely. Click here for more information.
  • In response to the public health emergency related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), Kennesaw State University, under guidance from the University System of Georgia (USG), will transition New Student Orientation to an online experience for students beginning classes for the Fall 2020 term. Click here for more information.
  • Update on Tuition and Fees for Summer 2020: The Board of Regents has approved and KSU is implementing University System of Georgia (USG) guidance for summer 2020 courses. All classes will be taught online. There will be no tuition differentials charged for summer online courses. In addition, KSU will waive all mandatory fees, excluding a technology fee and the special institutional fee, for students enrolled in courses for the summer of 2020.
  • KSU residence halls are closed to all students except those approved to remain on campus following the University’s transition to remote instructions. No other students or guests outside of those approved to remain on campus are allowed in the residence halls.
  • The University System of Georgia has provided guidance to campuses on refunds for housing, dining, and other services. Kennesaw State has begun to process refunds to students who have paid mandatory fees for campus services that have been discontinued for the remainder of the semester. Students required to move out of residence halls and/or students who will no longer have access to dining services, will be provided a pro-rata refund of the remaining balance. Click here for more information.
  • All University System of Georgia institutions will remain open but will operate with minimal staffing on campus to ensure the continuity of critical services.
  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued Level 3 travel warnings for countries around the world due to the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) 

General Information: What You Need to Know

  • For faculty and staff that need to come to campus, please practice social distancing.
  • All events (student or faculty/staff sponsored) are cancelled/postponed until June 30.
  • We are suspending all university-sponsored international and domestic travel until further notice.
  • Campus Tours & Open Houses are cancelled until further notice. We invite you to take a virtual tour of campus.

Campus Messages

Preventative Care

As recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC):

  • Wash hands regularly.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Cough or sneeze into your elbow or use a tissue to cover your sneeze, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when experiencing symptoms of illness.

If you have any illness – common cold, flu, cough – please stay home and take care of yourself until you are better. If you are experiencing symptoms of the coronavirus:

  • Students should contact Student Health Services at (470) 578-6644.
  • Faculty and staff should contact their primary care physician.

Travel Guidelines

  • The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have issued Level 3 travel warnings for countries around the world due to the outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19)
  • Kennesaw State has prohibited all university-sponsored travel to countries designated by the CDC with a Level 3 travel warning.
  • Faculty and staff who need to cancel university-related travel due to COVID-19 should work with KSU Travel by contacting or 470-578-4394.
  • This situation remains fluid, and we want you to remain safe. Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to keep up to date on CDC guidance as you make or consider future travel plans.