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Posted on: Monday, April 19, 2021 at 10:00 AM

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This newsletter is a daily source of campus news, useful tips, events information, and updates about confirmed cases of COVID-19 in our community. Read more here.
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  • Coronavirus update: Two students have tested positive
  • Walk-in vaccination in Ulster County on April 19, 20 & 24
  • Fall undergraduate course registration begins today
  • Two important changes to the process of enrolling for classes for fall 2021
  • SUNY announces 20% increase in EOP funding
  • Sodexo is hiring! Paid internships available to New Paltz students
  • SUNY workshop on applying for NSF grants, April 23
  • Finding friends in campus ponds
  • Events and resources
  • The latest from media
  • From our community: That feeling when you get your first-ever win against a conference rival

Coronavirus updates

Walk-in vaccination in Ulster County on April 19, 20 & 24
Moderna vaccine to be administered with no appointment needed at three different sites, all within an hour from campus

Weekly COVID-19 testing information and resources
Pool testing available on a walk-in basis, Monday - Thursday
Friday PCR testing is appointment-only with no same-day sign-ups

SUNY New Paltz COVID-19 Dashboard
The College's tally of active cases, on-campus testing, positivity rates, quarantine and more


News of the day

Fall undergraduate course registration begins today!
Check your time assignment at, and use My Schedule Planner to get ready to register

Two important changes to the process of enrolling for classes for fall 2021
Students will need to agree to Financial Responsibility Statement before they register, and confirm enrollment after they register

SUNY announces 20% increase in EOP funding
New state budget invests in Educational Opportunity Program, helps students access college and succeed in graduating

Sodexo is hiring! Paid internships available to New Paltz students
Openings for Sustainability, Social Media, Graphic Design and Photography/Videography Interns; Apply by Friday, April 23

SUNY Workshop on April 23 offers support for faculty interested in applying for National Science Foundation grants
This session focuses on Broader Impacts, an essential part of every NSF proposal

SUNY New Paltz on Instagram

Events, resources and reminders

Upcoming Human Resources, Diversity & Inclusion trainings


Today at 5 p.m., explore global perspectives on the COVID-19 crisis
A new installment in the Without Limits series on inequality, injustice and trauma during the pandemic

Also Today: A Disability Studies Student Panel at 6 p.m.
Assistant Professor April Coughlin will facilitate this student-centric dialogue

One more for today: Arts Mid-Hudson invites students to a networking and career event
THRIVE! on Monday, April 19, brings together experts from regional arts orgs
All are welcome but registration is required to attend

Dress for Success: A Career Resource Center pop-up boutique, April 20 & 21
Students can get and keep free professional attire
Drop by between 1 - 4 p.m. at the JFT Lobby

Fulbright U.S. Student Program info session, April 21 at 2 p.m.
Get details directly from Fulbright administrators about how to apply for this prestigious international scholarship opportunity


The latest from media

Vassar to require students be vaccinated
Plus, information on regional colleges' plans for Commencement
Poughkeepsie Journal, 4/16/21


From Our Community

Women's Lacrosse Claim First Ever Win Over Oneonta And Keeps Playoff Hopes Alive
That feeling when you beat your conference rival for the first time ever.
Women's lacrosse fought through the rain to take a 13-12 win over SUNY Oneonta, their first victory against the Red Dragons in program history. "We really came together as a team to pull out this win," said senior attacker Amy Hofer, who led the way offensively with seven goals.
The 5-2 Hawks continue their playoff push today against Plattsburgh.

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