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College Update: Planning for Fall 2021

Thursday, April 8, 2021 A Special Message from Sandy Shugart, Valencia College President In early February, I shared with you our plan to move into Phase 3 of our Roadmap for Reopening operations, beginning Monday, May 10, 2021, with expanded options for students’ learning and engagement on campus, while we continue to prioritize the health and safety of you and our students, […]

Campus Store Offers West Campus Pickup and Free Shipping...

Tuesday, April 6, 2021 With the successful curbside pickup and free shipping programs this spring, Valencia College’s Campus Store will again offer a West Campus pickup option and free shipping for the summer term. Window Pickup Due to the West Campus vaccination site utilizing the parking lot where we held the curbside pickup option in spring, the Campus Store […]

Behavior Assessment Team and Campus Safety — Spring 2021

Tuesday, March 30, 2021 With the ongoing pandemic and now the increase in mass violence across our country, many of our students, employees and community members are facing unique challenges. Faculty, staff and student safety is always a priority at Valencia, and the College will continue to work hard to ensure a safe environment across all campuses […]

Vaccination Site Update; Paid Leave Offered for COVID Vac...

Thursday, March 25, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations, and Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources We are excited to announce that the West Campus state/FEMA COVID vaccination site will offer vaccines for persons 40 years and older starting Monday, March 29, 2021, and for persons 18 years and […]

Roadmap for Reopening: Frequently Asked Questions and...

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 Facility safety is paramount to our learning environment. Last summer, as we prepared for Phase 2 operations for the Fall 2020 term, we shared how we were preparing our facilities to welcome back a small number of faculty, staff and students to our campuses. As we prepare to move to Phase 3 operations for the […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Tuesday, March 23, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations The West Campus state/FEMA COVID vaccination site will continue to administer 500 first doses per day of the Pfizer vaccine from Wednesday, March 24, 2021, through Tuesday, April 6, 2021, an extension of the original time planned for first doses. Those vaccines will be administered on a […]

Update on Vaccination Eligibility

Monday, March 8, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations With yesterday’s announcement that the West Campus vaccination site is allowing local college and university employees to be vaccinated, I’m providing this update with additional information regarding eligibility. Currently, the site is offering the Pfizer vaccine and a limited number of Johnson & Johnson vaccines (up […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

Sunday, March 7, 2021 A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations As you know, Valencia College’s West Campus is serving as a host for the local State/FEMA COVID vaccination distribution. At this time, the local distribution site IS allowing local college and university employees to be vaccinated. If you are interested in receiving a vaccine, bring […]

West Campus Vaccination Site Update

A Message from Paul Rooney, Assistant Vice President, Operations The vaccination site on West Campus officially opened on Wednesday, March 3, 2021. Since the opening, federal and state COVID-19 response teams have administered the COVID-19 vaccine to more than 5,100 individuals. There is increased traffic and activity on and around West Campus while federal and state COVID-19 response teams […]

Union Activity Update: March 3, 2021

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 A Message from Amy Bosley, Vice President, Organizational Development and Human Resources Thank you for your ongoing efforts to support students as we operate in a mostly online learning environment and continue to prioritize the health and safety of our Valencia College community and the continuity of our students’ learning. While we […]