Recovering From COVID-19

As higher education works to establish a new sense of normalcy following the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Council on Education has assembled a variety of resources to help campus leaders, students, and parents make informed decisions about their ​ immediate needs and beyond.

For the latest official guidance and considerations, please refer to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website.

Rapid-Response Webinars

ACE webinars and recordings for campus leaders responding to COVID-19.

Federal Advocacy

Read more about ACE's COVID-19 federal advocacy work on the COVID-19 Policy Developments page.

Department of Education's Response to Questions About HEERF Fund Distribution (PDF)

The department's responses to some of the questions ACE sent in February about rules for spending the COVID-19 relief funds in the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act.

Free Community College Is Centerpiece of Biden Administration’s Latest Infrastructure Plan

​​President Biden has announced his long-awaited request for free community college as part of the American Families Plan, a proposal that represents a massive and potentially transformative investment in higher education.

Biden Administration Moves to Make It Easier for Most International Students to Come to the U.S. This Fall

The Biden administration has started to address issues around student visas for international students and scholars wishing to come to the United States this fall.

Related Resources

Up-to-the-minute COVID-19 resources for the higher education community, also in the ACE news room.

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