Communications

The following is an archive of communications sent by the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost to faculty, staff, and/or students.

February 24, 2022

I am writing to remind you about the potential need to provide accommodations for students observing religious holidays, per the Makeup Work for Legitimate Absences policy.

January 6, 2022
I write to provide details for spring instruction within the framework described in President Gabel’s message, sent Wednesday, January 5.
December 13, 2021

As the days get shorter and colder, and the semester winds down, we would like to take a moment to honor your resilience through what has been an unprecedented period of global upheaval and uncertainty. We also acknowledge the toll that this pandemic may have taken on mental, emotional, and physical wellbeing since March 2020.

November 8, 2021

A reminder of resources available to help both instructors and students promote and protect academic integrity.

October 27, 2021

As with fall 2021, we are relying on instructors and academic leadership to identify the appropriate modality for classes in spring 2022.

October 7, 2021

The University of Minnesota encourages the members of our community to be engaged citizens and participate in the electoral process.

September 21, 2021

Dr. Andrew G. Alleyne has been appointed as the next dean of the College of Science and Engineering, effective January 10, 2022 and pending approval by the University’s Board of Regents.