Announcements

August 06, 2020

Preparing for Your Return to Campus

As part of the University’s plan for the Fall 2020 campus reopening, the Office of Human Resources wishes to provide additional guidance to employees as we return to campus. We first want to acknowledge that it will take time for us all to adjust to...

July 24, 2020

Support Our Student Community

Dear Colleagues, Students from around the country and international locations are making their travel plans to begin the fall semester at St. John’s University while Governor Cuomo continues to evaluate how to mitigate the risk of travelers to New...

June 23, 2020

Employee COVID-19 Health and Wellness Screening

St. John’s University is excited to begin the process of re-opening. As we begin this process, the health and safety of our employees, students and guests is a top priority. To help reduce the spread of COVID-19 and maintain a safe working...

June 23, 2020

Plan for Gradual Return to Campus – Summer 2020

Now that NYC has entered Phase 2 of reopening, the University is pleased to announce its Plan for Gradual Return to Campus – Summer 2020. The Plan was developed by the Return to Campus Task Force in compliance with the requirements established by the...

June 16, 2020

Academic Calendar Changes – Fall 2020

We write to you today to provide information on changes to the academic calendar for fall 2020. Upon the recommendation of the University’s Academic Calendar Committee comprised of faculty, administrators, and students, and with the approval of Dr...

June 06, 2020

Antiracism Statement from University Senior Leadership

On May 29, 2020, President Gempesaw released a statement expressing solidarity with victims of injustice. In the communication he made clear we must rise above hatred and violence and work towards greater understanding and compassion for one another...

May 28, 2020

Return to Campus – Employees with Health Concerns

As a follow up to President Gempesaw’s May 27 internal communication, and as the University works toward a safe transition back to campus, the Office of Human Resources (HR) encourages employees who may have health concerns about returning to their...

May 27, 2020

Planning for the Fall 2020 Semester

It has been almost three months since St. John’s University closed its campuses in accordance with stay-at-home orders to mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. As states across the nation are gradually opening up, higher education...

May 01, 2020

Return to Campus Task Force

Like many communities across the nation, the St. John’s University community has been severely impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. We keep in our thoughts and prayers our community members who passed away, those who have lost loved ones, those who are...