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Return to Campus Timeline
Below is a tentative timeline of initial activities for Highline College’s phased return to campus plan. It will be updated as new information becomes available.
Gain an understanding of the courses that may be offered with on-campus components in Fall 2021.
Finalize plans for a phased return to campus approach, including gradual on-campus staffing and teaching capacities with planned percentage increases for each quarter in the 2021-22 academic year.
Develop department safety plan templates for future use by team leaders.
Survey students on the services they need prioritized for on-campus offerings.
Develop support documentation for supervisors and managers to help them in leading through Hybrid Operations. Establish guidelines on equitably managing teams whose members work both remotely and on-campus.
Develop documentation for staff to help them understand what support they can plan to receive from the college, and what expectations they should have moving forward working in Hybrid Operations.
Utilize results of student survey to aid in determining when and at what capacity to return specific services to campus.
Engage with union leadership.
Share with all faculty and staff an outline of the phased return to campus plan.
Host multiple Q&A sessions for faculty, staff, and students to offer further clarity on the planned phased return. Will also include the option to submit feedback and questions anonymously in writing.
Distribute department COVID-19 safety plan templates for area Directors to begin processing with their Executive Cabinet representatives.
Publish Frequently asked questions, including answers from the Q&A forums and submitted feedback forms for employee reference.
Communicate what percentages of course offerings with in-person components the college intends to offer each quarter; include plans for staffing percentages for both student facing positions and business operating positions.
COVID-19 safety plans, specific to each area’s planned return to campus, submitted and reviewed by the Public Health Director.
Following approval, drafted safety plans will be shared with the Executive Cabinet for review.
Following Cabinet review, a template of the 2021-22 academic year’s phased return to campus will be shared with faculty and staff.