Undergraduates & Families


Dean of the College Jill Dolan sent the following email to parents and families about President Eisgruber's Oct. 19 mid-semester update and planning for the spring 2021 semester.
The following message from President Christopher L. Eisgruber was emailed to undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, staff, postdocs and researchers on Oct. 19, 2020.

Princeton’s new Campus Advocate program will help support a safe campus environment amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

The Office of International Programs announced on Oct. 1 that undergraduate participation in study abroad programs will be suspended for spring 2021 due to the the ongoing nature of the COVID-19 pandemic.

University Health Services will provide free influenza (flu) vaccines for all students, faculty and staff on October 1, 2, 5, 6, 7, 13 and 14. Vaccines will be available from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day at Jadwin Gymnasium. No appointments are necessary.

Dillon Gymnasium and Stephens Fitness Center will re-open on Monday, Sept. 14, only for undergraduate and graduate students approved to be on campus. Students are required to reserve times in order to use the gym; face coverings must be worn at all times except when in the pool.

On Aug. 27, Princeton University Library announced extended hours for Fall 2020. Read the full announcement on the PUL phased resumption of operations webpage. Beginning Aug. 31, all library locations will be open for study and browsing by appointment from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

On Aug. 26, University Health Services (UHS) updated its fact sheets on isolation and quarantine for employees, and undergraduate and graduate students, both on and off campus. You can access them on the University Health Services website.

In response to the needs of an increased number of students and faculty researching, teaching, and learning remotely this fall, we are pleased to announce the resumption of the HathiTrust Emergency Temporary Access Service (ETAS) effective August 31.


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Social Contract

To reduce the risk to those on campus and the surrounding communities, undergraduates must commit to the Social Contract.
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