Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Page updated: 3/20/2020

Williams College ended in-person classes on Friday, March 13, and dismissed students for spring break on Saturday, March 14, a week earlier than planned. The spring semester is being completed remotely. Read the full letter about the campus closing from President Maud Mandel.

Williams has been monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic, using all available resources, since it was first reported, and we continue to work closely with health and government agencies to monitor the situation for the most up-to-date information. The health and well-being of our community is Williams’ top priority, and we will continue working to prevent or limit contagion and protect our students, faculty, and staff, to prevent or limit contagion and mitigate its impact.

We welcome questions or comments of any kind via our comment portal or by calling our hotline at 413.597.2111. You may leave a message, day or night, and someone will respond to you as soon as possible.

Please check the Student FAQ and Faculty & Staff FAQ pages for ongoing updates.