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A full list of U.S. colleges moving to remote learning due to coronavirus pandemic

As cases rise in the United States, several colleges are taking precautions to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus. At least 180 colleges have cancelled in-person classes. Here is a running list of actions being taken by universities across the country as of Friday, March 13 at 8:14 p.m.


As mandated by Florida Board of Governors, all public universities in Florida are moving to online classes effective immediately. This includes:

  • Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University (Tallahassee, Florida)
  • Florida Atlantic University (Boca Raton, Florida)
  • Florida Gulf Coast University (Fort Myers, Florida)
  • Florida International University (Miami, Florida)
  • Florida Polytechnic University (Lakeland, Florida)
  • Florida State University (Tallahassee, Florida)
  • New College of Florida (Sarasota, Florida)
  • University of Central Florida (Orlando, Florida)
  • University of Florida (Gainesville, Florida)
  • University of North Florida (Jacksonville, Florida)
  • University of South Florida (Tampa, Florida)
  • University of West Florida (Pensacola, Florida)

Joining Florida’s public universities are:

  • Broward College (Weston, Florida)
  • Miami-Dade College (Miami, Florida)
  • Santa Fe College (Gainesville, Florida)

Recent Updates

As of Thursday, March 11, the University of Miami will join these Florida schools in transitioning to remote learning. Spring break is extended until March 22, and all in-person classes at UM are cancelled until April 4.

Announced on March 12, Miami Dade College is canceled classes through March 29 as faculty prepares to move online. Broward College also canceled classes through March 22 and will switch to online learning thereafter.

From around the country:

  • Academy of Art University (San Francisco, California)
  • American University (Washington D.C.)
  • Amherst College (Amherst, Massachusetts)
  • Arizona State University (Tempe, Arizona)
  • Babson College (Miami, Florida)
  • Barnard University (New York, New York)
  • Bellevue College (Bellevue Washington)
  • Bellingham Technical College (Bellingham, Washington)
  • Belmont University (Nashville, Tennessee)
  • Berea College (Berea, Kentucky)
  • Boston College (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Boston University (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Bowdoin College (Brunswick, Maine)
  • Bowie State University (Bowie, Maryland)
  • Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, Ohio)
  • Brandeis University (Waltham, Massachusetts)
  • Brandman University (24 locations across California and Washington)
  • Brown University (Providence, Rhode Island)
  • Bryn Mawr College (Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania)
  • Bucknell University (Lewisburg, Pennsylvania)
  • California Institute of the Arts (Valencia, California)
  • California State University Long Beach (Long Beach, California)
  • Cascadia College (Bothell, Washington)
  • Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio)
  • The City University of New York (New York, New York)
  • The College of New Jersey (Ewing, New Jersey)
  • Colorado College (Colorado Springs, Colorado)
  • Columbia University (New York, New York)
  • Cornell University (Ithaca, New York)
  • Denison University (Granville, Ohio)
  • Des Moines Area Community College (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Des Moines University (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Drake University (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Drew University (Madison, New Jersey)
  • Duke University (Durham, North Carolina)
  • Eastern Michigan University (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
  • Elon University (Elon, North Carolina)
  • Emerson College (Boston, Massachusetts)
  • Emory University (Atlanta, Georgia)
  • Everett Community College (Everett, Washington)
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University (Teaneck, New Jersey)
  • Fordham University (The Bronx, New York)
  • Georgetown University (Washington D.C.)
  • George Washington University (Washington D.C.)
  • Gettysburg College (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania)
  • Grand Canyon University (Phoenix, Arizona)
  • Grand View University (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Grinnell College (Grinnell, Iowa)
  • Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
  • Hofstra University (Hempstead, New York)
  • Indiana University (Bloomington, Indiana)
  • Iona College (New Rochelle, New York)
  • Iowa State University (Ames, Iowa)
  • John Hopkins University (Baltimore, Maryland)
  • John Jay College (New York, New
  • The Julliard School (New York, New York)
  • Kean University (Union, New Jersey)
  • Kent State University (Kent, Ohio)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (Kirkland, Washington)
  • Lourdes University (Sylvania, Ohio)
  • Loyola Marymount University (Los Angeles, California)
  • Loyola University of Maryland (Baltimore, Maryland)
  • Maryville University (St. Louis, Missouri)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, Massachusetts)
  • Mercy College (Des Moines, Iowa)
  • Miami University (Oxford, Ohio)
  • Michigan State University (East Lansing, Michigan)
  • Middlebury College (Middlebury, Vermont)
  • Midland University (Fremont, Nebraska)
  • Monmouth University (West Long Branch, New Jersey)
  • Morgan State University (Baltimore, Maryland)
  • Mount Holyoke College (South Hadley, Massachusetts)
  • Muhlenberg College (Allentown, Pennsylvania)
  • New Jersey City University (Jersey City, New Jersey)
  • New Jersey Institute of Technology (Newark, New Jersey)
  • The New School (New York, New York)
  • New York Institute of Technology (New York, New York)
  • New York University (New York, New York)
  • Northern Arizona University (Flagstaff, Arizona)
  • Northeastern University (Boston, University)
  • Northeastern University Seattle Campus (Seattle, Washington)
  • Oakland University (Rochester Hills, Michigan)
  • Oberlin College (Oberlin, Ohio)
  • Ohio University (Athens, Ohio)
  • Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)
  • Pace University (New York, New York)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (Tacoma, Washington)
  • Palo Alto University (Palo Alto, California)
  • Park University (Parkville, Missouri)
  • Penn State University (State College, Pennsylvania)
  • Princeton University (Princeton, New Jersey)
  • Purdue University (West Lafayette, Indiana)
  • Quinnipiac University (Hamden, Connecticut)
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, New York)
  • Rice University (Houston, Texas)
  • Rider University (Lawrenceville, New Jersey)
  • Rowan University (Glassboro, New Jersey)
  • Rutgers University (New Brunswick, New Jersey)
  • Sacred Heart University (Fairfield, Connecticut)
  • Saint Louis University (St. Louis, Missouri)
  • Salisbury University (Salisbury, Maryland)
  • San Diego State University (San Diego, California)
  • San Francisco State University (San Francisco, California)
  • San Jose State University (San Jose, California)
  • Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, California)
  • Seattle University (Seattle, Washington)
  • Seattle Pacific University (Seattle, Washington)
  • Seton Hall University (South Orange, New Jersey)
  • Siena College (Loudonville, New York)
  • Skidmore College (Saratoga Springs, New York)
  • Smith College (Northampton, Massachusetts)
  • Stevenson University (Stevenson, Maryland)
  • St. Lawrence University (Canton, New York)
  • St. John’s University (Jamaica, New York)
  • St. Joseph’s College (Brooklyn, New York)
  • Stanford University (Stanford, California)
  • Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, New Jersey)
  • Stockton University (Galloway, New Jersey)
  • Swarthmore College (Swarthmore, Pennsylvania)
  • Syracuse University (Syracuse, New York)
  • Texas A&M University (College Station, Texas)
  • Touro College (New York, New York)
  • Towson State University (Towson, Maryland)
  • Towson University (Towson, Maryland)
  • Tufts University (Medford, Massachusetts)
  • Tulane University (New Orleans, Louisiana)
  • University of California Berkeley (Berkeley, California)
  • University of California Davis (Davis, California)
  • University of California Irvine (Irvine, California)
  • University of California Los Angeles (Los Angeles, California)
  • University of California Riverside (Riverside, California)
  • University of California San Diego (La Jolla, California)
  • University of California Santa Barbara (Santa Barbara, California)
  • University of California Santa Cruz (Santa Cruz, California)
  • University of Colorado Boulder (Boulder, Colorado)
  • University of Cincinnati (Cincinnati, Ohio)
  • University of Dayton (Dayton, Ohio)
  • University of Delaware (Newark, Delaware)
  • University of Illinois-Springfield (Springfield, Illinois)
  • University of Iowa (Iowa City, Iowa)
  • University of Louisville (Louisville, Kentucky)
  • University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
  • University of Maryland Baltimore (Baltimore, Maryland)
  • University of Massachusetts (Amherst, Massachusetts)
  • University of Michigan (Ann Arbor, Michigan)
  • University of Minnesota (Minneapolis, Minnesota)
  • University of Missouri-Columbia (Columbia, Missouri)
  • University of New Haven (West Haven, Connecticut)
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, North Carolina)
  • University of North Carolina-Greensboro (Greensboro, North Carolina)
  • University of Northern Iowa (Cedar Falls, Iowa)
  • University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame, Indiana)
  • University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)
  • University of Pittsburgh (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania)
  • University of Puget Sound (Tacoma, Washington)
  • University of San Francisco (San Francisco, California)
  • University of Southern California (Los Angeles, California)
  • University of Toledo (Toledo, Ohio)
  • University of Tulsa (Tulsa, Oklahoma)
  • University of Virginia (Charlottesville, Virginia)
  • University of Washington (Seattle, Washington)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison (Madison, Wisconsin)
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, Wisconsin)
  • Vanderbilt University (Nashville, Tennessee)
  • Virginia Tech University (Blacksburg, Virginia)
  • Washington State University Everett (Everett, Washington)
  • Wesleyan University (Middletown, Connecticut)
  • West Chester University (West Chester, Pennsylvania)
  • Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, Michigan)
  • West Virginia University (Morgantown, West Virginia)
  • William and Mary College (Williamsburg, Virginia)
  • Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio)
  • Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut)
  • Yeshiva University (New York, New York)
March 12, 2020


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