Your Experience During COVID-19

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Your Experience

Name: *

Email Address: *

Phone Number:

Would you like your response to be anonymous to the public?: *

UHart Affiliation:

Area of Study (Major):

Class Year:

What experience would you like to share? Below are questions and suggestions you can use to help form your response.

  • Where are you living during the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020?
  • How did you learn of the University's decision to transition to remote learning and working?
  • Share your experiences with distance learning and how you've had to adjust your academic routines.
  • Share your experiences with working from home.
  • Did you move off campus suddenly due to COVID-19? What was that experience like, what kind of help did you have? Do you still have personal belongings on campus?
  • Are you involved in student organizations, athletics or clubs? How has COVID-19 and campus response affected those?
  • Do/did you have a job on or off campus? What kind of work did you do, and how has that been affected by COVID-19?
  • Has your research or work become focused on COVID-19 or a COVID-19-related project?
  • How has your experience with the University Community changed during the pandemic?
  • How have your interactions with students, faculty, staff changed? 
  • If you graduated in Spring 2020, how did the pandemic impact your transition out of school?

Your Experience: *

If you have any questions about submitting your response above, or if you have materials that document your experiences during the COVID-19 pandemic (journals, photographs, audio/video, artwork, etc.) and you’re interested in donating them to the archives, please contact

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