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Update to COVID-19 response — March 22

Classrooms, teaching labs and study rooms closing on all campuses

Campus and Community

Please note this story has updated information as of 4:45 p.m., Monday, March 23.

Effective tomorrow, Monday, March 23, instruction at Memorial University officially resumes remotely.

As previously communicated, Lecture Capture-enabled classrooms will remain open for use by instructors for remote teaching.


The following computer labs remain open for students who do not have personal computer access for remote learning:

• C-2003 in the Chemistry/Physics Building, St. John’s campus, open 6 a.m.-11 p.m. on weekdays, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. on weekends

• EN-3000 in the Engineering and Applied Science Building, St. John’s campus, open 6 a.m.-11 p.m. on weekdays, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. on weekends

• IIC-1024 in the Bruneau Centre for Research and Innovation, open 6 a.m.-11 p.m. on weekdays, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. on weekends

• Computer lab AS3003, Grenfell Campus, open 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Marine Institute students who need computer access are asked to contact their instructor to coordinate on an as-needed basis.

Please note that we will be following the guidelines established by public health officials to ensure students practise social distancing in these rooms and we have enhanced cleaning protocols for these rooms.

NOTE MAXIMUM NUMBER HAS CHANGED: Based on the current direction of public health authorities, a maximum of 10 students will be allowed in each room at any given time.

If you have access to your own computer, please do not come to campus to use lab computers.

For more, see Memorial’s Covid-19 website.

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