Coronavirus Archive

Latest News

Spring 2021

Fall 2020

Emerging Policies and Practices

Teaching online


Institutional Financial Considerations

Additional Concerns

Government Health Organizations

Links to national resources in response to COVID-19.

U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Overviews of and links to federal and state actions in response to COVID-19’s impact on higher education, students and families, as well as advocacy and guidance from higher education organizations.

United States Department of Education (USDE)

National Higher Education Responses, Guidance, and Advocacy

MHEC Specific Programs

Military-Connected Students and GI Bill (MHEC's Multi-State Collaborative on Military Credit)

The GI Bill has several educational benefits, including housing allowances for students at residential institutions. Since many campuses are switching to online instruction, it was unclear what will happen to these benefits as of 3/19/2020. These benefits were officially continued regardless of emergency measures taken by schools on 3/22/2020.