Greenville University cares! We make the health and safety of our students, employees, and campus visitors a top priority. Stay informed through regular communication on this webpage. Greenville University conducted rapid-response saliva testing on campus from August 2020 through May of 2021. Our dashboard below reflects our performance with comprehensive campus testing throughout the school year.
Cumulative Tests Taken
Cumulative Positive Cases
Cumulative Negative Tests
July 07, 2021
As the State of Illinois moves to Phase 5 of the Restore Illinois COVID-response, some immediate changes will take place to GU’s COVID-19 related protocols.
July 01, 2021
CARES Act update 7/1/2021
April 30, 2021
Greenville University plans to welcome students to campus for in-person classes in the fall.
March 31, 2021
Greenville University is excited to announce a move to “phase green,” in addition to the news that it has been almost one month since a positive COVID-19 test on campus.
March 22, 2021
Greenville University has announced it will permanently continue the “test-optional” policy it instituted earlier to accommodate admissions and scholarship-award processes during the pandemic.
February 24, 2021
Yes, Greenville University has positive COVID-19 cases. Yes, there have been increases in cases since the start of the semester. Here’s why we are still confident that GU is one of the safest places to be right now.
February 08, 2021
As fears about COVID-19 continue to be prevalent, Greenville University has remained a safe constant for students, faculty and staff.
January 04, 2021
Greenville University is making changes to Spring Break 2021
December 09, 2020
How could a university risk such a radical, bold move as to return students to campus after Thanksgiving break? Knowledge. That’s how.
November 25, 2020
As we head into the Thanksgiving holiday, we are grateful to God for all that we have accomplished with His help, creating a safe environment for students, faculty, and staff to learn and connect this semester. Students are meeting face-to-face in classrooms and labs due to the saliva-based testing program and high compliance of our GU community to safety protocols.