CHAS Health Vaccination Clinic Update
As you know, CHAS Health is hosting a COVID-19 vaccine clinic through March 2nd at Gonzaga University and would like to open up registration to members of our community who qualify in the current phase of vaccination. Read the full update here.

Fall 2021 Return to Gonzaga Plans

On February 15, 2021, the University announced the goal to fully return to in-person instruction, housing, and campus activities for Fall 2021. Read the announcement here.

Spring Semester 2021

The spring semester at Gonzaga University is here and we are excited to have students back on campus.

  • Planning on traveling this Spring? Please review our Travel Guidance for students.
  • Additional Federal Emergency Grant Funding will become available to qualifying students this semester.
  • Spring Semester Plans were announced on November 16, 2020.
  • Changes to the Academic Calendar were shared with the community in the fall of 2020. The modified calendar:
    • Removes Spring Break from Spring 2021 calendar.
    • Adds two additional Reading Days in-between President’s day and Good Friday. These will be Thursday, March 11 and Friday, March 12, 2021. No classes will be held.
    • These changes do not necessarily pertain to Law or Online Graduate Programs

Keep Wearing Your Masks, Zags!

How to wear a mask properly
Spike (and the CDC) says: Masks should cover your mouth and nose!

Vaccinations are not yet available to many of us, and new strains of the virus are popping up. It is very important that masks are worn properly. 


Keeping our Gonzaga Community Safe

Dr. Charlita Shelton shares some tips and reminders for Spring semester.

Essential Information

Dashboard on mobile phone

COVID-19 Dashboard

Regularly updated information on cumulative COVID-19 confirmed positives and current active positives.

COVID-19 Compliance & Reporting

GU community members are expected to comply with all COVID-19 expectations. Get information on the compliance, reporting and response process.

Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to some of the most common questions students and families have about the University's COVID-19 response.

Student Arrival and Return to Gonzaga Guides

These guides detail the principles, expectations, and responsibilities of all students as we prepare for the semester.

Important Message about Parties and Social Gatherings

Zags: On- or off-campus parties and social gatherings risk your health, the health of others in the Spokane community, and our ability to keep the Gonzaga campus open. Please heed this important message from President McCulloh.

ZagCheck Self Screening App

Student and employees Use ZagCheck to honor the shared commitment to care for ourselves and each other as we navigate the Fall Semester. (myGU login required)

 Recent Updates

February 24, 2021

  • Published latest COVID-19 Newsletter from the Kent Porterfield, Vice Provost for Student Affairs. 

February 23, 2021

February 19, 2021

February 15, 2021

February 11, 2021

January 27, 2021

January 12, 2021

  • Added announcements from Kent Porterfield and Susan Lee with important information for Spring Semester return for graduate and law students

January 8, 2021

  • Added announcements from Kent Porterfield with important information for Spring Semester return for undergraduate students

December 30

December 16

  • Published latest COVID-19 Newsletter from the Kent Porterfield, Vice Provost for Student Affairs. 

December 15

December 7

How Zags are Responding

Recent Stories

Finding Normal: Tales of Adaptation to College in COVID

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The Challenges of 2020 & Brighter Days Ahead

From Gonzaga Magazine, Spring 2021, President McCulloh reflects on challenges and opportunities

GIF In Piazza Brings Florence Life, Food and Culture to You

The faculty of Gonzaga in Florence bring Italy to life virtually Wednesdays this spring