COVID-19 Resources & Announcements

Last updated: May 24, 2021

In these unprecedented times, it is critical that our Agriculture students have access to the frequently updated announcements and resources in order to be as successful and safe as possible. This page will be updated as often as changes are communicated to the College of Agriculture.


Online Resources & References:

  • The Office of Academic Programs will remain open for visitors Monday through Friday 8:30am - 4:30pm in AGAD 121. No appointments necessary. All high-contact surfaces are sanitized frequently. The Student Commons in AGAD 121 are also open with capacity restrictions for social distancing.
  • Summer 2021 On-Campus Info - Protect Purdue has listed several FAQs for all aspects of the on-campus experience at this link.
  • Study Spaces around Campus – Not sure where to study on campus? Here is a list of study spaces - indoors and outdoors - available for socially distant individual and group studying. 
  • Current Students COVID Info - Find quick answers and several helpful resources for current students from Protect Purdue.
  • Fall 2021 Vaccination Info - Read this letter from Provost Jay Akridge and Chief Medical Officer, Esteban Ramirez to learn about vaccination guidelines this fall. 
  • Office of Dean of Students – In addition to its standard student support services, ODOS is here to assist students who may be asked to quarantine/self-isolate by PPHC (Protect Purdue Health Center). Click here to learn about how ODOS can support students experiencing personal, academic, financial and medical concerns.
  • Students with COVID-19 Health Concerns – This page is maintained by the Disability Resource Center to address student concerns about returning to the on-campus experience this fall.
  • Protect Purdue – A newly established group, called the Protect Purdue Implementation Team, is dedicated to safeguarding our students, faculty, staff, and Purdue community as a whole. Review this website to view the University's strategy for limiting the spread of COVID-19 in our area. This website is updated frequently, so be sure to keep an eye out for updates to safety measures and restrictions.


Other Important Announcements:

  • All students, faculty, and staff will be required to wear face masks on campus covering their mouth and nose (outdoor restrictions lifted May 24, 2021). Vigorous personal hygiene and social distancing is also required. Learn more about the Protect Purdue Plan here.
  • Tuition, as well as housing and dining rates, will remain flat with no increase. For those students opting for the fully online experience, tuition rates will be the same as Purdue's summer session.
  • On-campus students are encouraged to minimize their travel during the semester.
  • Events for students, including student organizations, will be allowed with limitations, which are subject to change. 
  • View all recent Protect Purdue updates and announcements here.


    This page is maintained by the Office of Academic Programs in the College of Agriculture. If you have any questions, comments, or concerns about the content on this page, please reach us at 765-494-8470 or email

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