Information about COVID-19

Important COVID Information for Faculty, Staff and Students


NDU Policy Memo, "National Defense University Return to Campus for Academic Year 2020-2021," signed by VADM F.J. Roegge (USN), President, NDU, 4 Aug 2020

If you have symptoms of COVID-19, test positive for COVID-19, or come into contact with someone confirmed or suspected of having COVID-19, immediately contact NDU’s Health and Fitness Directorate at COVID@ndu.edu or (202) 685-2791.

Official Federal Guidance


The White House, HHS and the CDC have established a landing page at https://www.coronavirus.gov with the latest information from the overarching medical community on COVID-19. The page is currently promoting information on how it spreads, symptoms, prevention and treatment, stigma and COVID-19, what to do if you are sick, and frequently asked questions.

Federal Resources

Here are a few additional resources that the White House Coronavirus Task Force is amplifying. 

Coronavirus Guidelines for America – The White House Coronavirus Task Force has issued an updated version of this document. 

• Coronavirus Task Force: Frequently Asked Questions – An interagency website, organized by the White House Coronavirus Task Force, for definitive information on the public’s most frequently asked questions. The site currently features content from the Department of Health and Human Services, the Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, the Department of the Treasury and the Small Business Administration. 

• FEMA Rumor Control – Helping the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.  A great resource for social media – if you see a rumor, reply back with the correct answer and link to the FEMA Rumor Control page.

• FEMA: How You Can Help – Learn the best way to donate, volunteer, or provide critical supplies to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.

What the Government is Doing


GSA has created a landing page at https://www.usa.gov/coronavirus for government-wide information related to COVID-19 activities.