Coronavirus Updates & Resources for Campus Recreation
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American Red Cross: “Considerations for Aquatics Facilities and Lifeguarding”
On May 21, 2020 The American Red Cross released this document to provide guidance on the operation of aquatic facilities, education of lifeguards, lifeguarding rescues and resuscitation, and delivery of American Red Cross courses in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.
ACHA Guidelines: Considerations for Reopening Institutions of Higher Education in the COVID-19 Era
On May 7, ACHA issued these guidelines to address the administrative, medical, mental health, health promotion/well-being, and campus-wide considerations in reopening college campuses as the COVID-19 pandemic abates. Campus recreation is specially called out among the “key campus areas.”
Survey Results: Campus Recreation Fiscal Impacts due to COVID-19
On April 15-17, NIRSA conducted a survey of campus recreation department leaders to ascertain the fiscal impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Survey Results: Campus Recreation Response to Covid-19
On April 1-3, NIRSA conducted a survey of campus recreation department lead staff related to the disruption of higher education caused by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Recent Discussions on NIRSA Connect
Interactive Map: State-by-State Reopening Guidelines for Employers – U.S. Chamber of Commerce
ACHA Updates on COVID-19 – American College Health Association
COVID-19 resources from Active Policy Solutions on NIRSA Connect
COVID-19 ideas & resources from NIRSA Associate Members on NIRSA Connect
NIRSA Event Updates
Additional Resources for Campus Recreation & Higher Education
From the Global Wellness Institute: