WICHE is closely monitoring the outbreak of “SARS-CoV-2,” and the disease it causes, which has been named “Coronavirus Disease 2019” (abbreviated “COVID-19”). To inform and facilitate your response to a rapidly changing situation, WICHE has compiled the following set of resources, which will be updated as new information becomes available.
Promising Strategies for Virtual Commencements
With COVID-19 disrupting many postsecondary operations, many institutions are rapidly deciding if a virtual commencement ceremony is right for their students, and if so, how best to execute one. WICHE, along with content experts from Western Governors University and University of Hawaii at Manoa, shared tips and tricks, offered advice, and outlined challenges to be expected when organizing and conducting virtual commencement ceremonies.
- Watch the webinar
- Tips for virtual events (from WGU)
- Sample invite formats (from WGU)
- Virtual commencements FAQs
Higher Education Compacts
- Midwest Higher Education Compact
- New England Board of Higher Education
- Southern Regional Education Board