Colleges Announce Tentative Plans for Fall 2020
Hallie Busta, Education Dive
The coronavirus drove the spring term online in a hurry. Now, college leaders nationwide are starting conversations, if speculatively, about the conditions under which they would reopen campuses for the fall 2020 term.
Their plans vary widely, and several acknowledge some degree of online instruction will be needed even in the best-case scenario. Final decisions aren't expected across the board for at least a few weeks, and colleges are already facing pressure to give new students past the traditional May 1 deposit deadline to make their choice.