Responding to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

How is Assumption responding to COVID-19 at the Worcester and Rome, Italy Campuses?

A Proactive Approach to the COVID-19 Situation

College administrators are closely monitoring the rapidly changing international, national and local COVID-19 situation. Our approach to this global health crisis has been two-fold: promote and maintain the safety of our campus community and ensure the completion of academic programs with as few disruptions as possible. We take seriously the safety of our students and the campus community, a community that includes several individuals at high risk for serious illness from coronavirus.

Since the outbreak, Assumption has proactively responded to the coronavirus situation since concerns first arose in January:

COVID-19 Information

Additional Resources


Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

The CDC has created a comprehensive online resource of information about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Visit the CDC's website for information on how coronavirus spreads, prevention and treatment, what to do if you are sick, symptoms, and much more.

Centers for Disease Control

Massachusetts Department of Public Health

Throughout this situation, Assumption will follow guidelines as issued by the CDC and Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Visit the Mass. DOH website for additional information.

Mass DPH

Summer and Fall 2020 in Rome

While operations at our Rome Campus are temporarily suspended, plans are underway to resume programs for the summer. Study in Rome for four weeks this summer or a full semester this fall as the city becomes your classroom! Interested in studying at the Rome Campus this summer or fall? Apply soon to reserve your spot!

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