COVID 19: Academic Continuity

The information on this page is for deans, department chairs, faculty, and those who work in support of course delivery and academic affairs. Sections include Academic Protocols for Fall 2021, Resources for Teaching, and Academic Affairs Town Halls. Additional information for students and other UD stakeholders, as well as information on topics including student life and COVID-19 testing, can be found on UD’s Coronavirus website. Protocols for events for Fall 2021 can be found here (UD Google account required).

Academic Protocols for Fall 2021 

Resources for Teaching

Instructors with questions related to course design, engagement, or assessment of student learning are encouraged to review the alphabetized list provided below.

If what you are looking for is not explicitly listed, we encourage you to contact the Center for Teaching & Assessment of Learning. CTAL’s team of professional staff are happy to support you!

  • FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act)


Academic Affairs Town Halls 

The Provost’s Office began a series of Academic Affairs Town Halls on June 26, 2020. The recordings, presentations and transcripts for each individual town hall can be found on the Provost Town Halls and Events channel on UD Capture. Faculty/staff login is required.

  • Update on Academic Operations for Fall 2021 – Wednesday, Aug. 25,  12-1 p.m.

Lynn Okagaki, Deputy Provost for Academic Affairs; Dr. Tim Dowling, Director of Student Health Services; Jose Luis Riera, Vice President for Student Life; and Matt Kinservik, Vice Provost for Faculty Affairs will provide an overview of academic plans for the fall semester.

Recording and presentation (login required) | Q & A document