A Phased Approach to Reopening
The Safe Return Taskforce developed a phased approach to reopening for all campuses and locations with the safety of our students, employees and community as it’s top priority. Phases assume that the region has met the governor’s requirements for each reopening stage.
Phase A >> current (CA Stage 2)
Summer Term: June 22 - July 31, 2020
All classes, student services, and academic support are offered online.
Teach out of lab or clinical component of courses suspended from spring 2020 due to closure order.
Limited courses that require completion of practicum or lab component will be offered in a hybrid modality.
Majority of employees working off-site and remotely.
Campuses are closed.
Phase B (assumes CA Accelerated Stage 2)
Fall Term: August 24 - December 16, 2020
All lecture classes and lecture components of mixed instruction courses to be delivered online.
Labs for courses that prepare students for employment in critical infrastructure sectors will be offered in a hybrid modality.
The majority of employees will continue working off-site.
Phase C (assumes CA Stages 2-3)
Winter Term: January 4 - February 11, 2021
Continue with mostly online: with some hybrid as defined in Phase B, as feasible to do so.
50-75% of employees will return to normal on-site operations.
All individuals on campus will be expected to adhere to physical distancing and safety guidelines.
Phase D (assumes CA Stage 3)
Spring Term: February 16 - June 11, 2021
Restore Face-to-Face Delivery of Instruction, Academic and Student Support Services.
The majority of employees and units will be on-site.
All individuals on campus will be expected to adhere to ongoing health and safety guidelines.
Do you have questions?
For information related to Riverside County COVID-19 cases, testing sites and resources, visit:
Interested in getting tested? Make an appointment through Riverside County Health at 800-945-6171.
Riverside County Health hosts daily COVID-19 livestreams at 4 pm.