Key Insights in Health and Safety for Higher Education

Institutions of higher education have reacted to the COVID-19 pandemic with a variety of responses representative of the diversity in the sector. The American College Health Association and the COVID Collaborative, in cooperation with other higher education associations, have probed the experiences of higher ed professionals—from front-line staff to executive leadership—through interviews and surveys.

Download this white paper to find a summary of insights organized into eight areas of focus:

  1. Collaboration
  2. Leadership, management, and planning
  3. Behavioral risk mitigation
  4. Communication
  5. Technology
  6. Community-building
  7. Health services
  8. Mental health and well-being

The paper also provides recommendations for each of these areas, many of which will prove essential as institutions prepare and finalize their plans for Fall 2021.