Please use this link to access the most comprehensive and up-to-date information about OSU’s COVID-19 Safety & Success plan. 

Cordley Hall  Cordley will be open normal hours Monday through Friday for fall term.  The west half of Cordley Hall is closed for construction.  The Cordley building manager is Doug Warrick.  Contact: email:, phone: (541) 737-3705. 

IB Main Office: The IB main office, 3029 Cordley Hall, will be open M-F, 8 am - 5 pm during fall term.

Communication:  All students, staff, and employees are encouraged to communicate any questions or concerns to any of the department's COVID points of contact  (POCs). If confidentiality is of concern, then please contact Tara Bevandich ( who will forward an anonymous email to the POCs. Contact information for Primary Unit COVID POC: Dee Denver ( and Secondary Unit COVID POC: Virginia Weis ( 

Travel: All OSU business related travel REQUIRES prior approval. Please click here for general travel restrictions and information. Click here for access to the required forms. 

Undergraduate Students: 

  • Most BI, Z, and IB courses are in-person or Ecampus. Delivery format can be found in the Schedule of Classes, listed under “Attribute Description.” 

  • Jen Olarra ( is the COS COVID Care Ambassador, trained to support a student through resource referral and consulting with the Student Care Team. Support and coordinated care will be provided for students who are directly impacted by COVID-19. 

  • We encourage students to reach out to their instructors if they're struggling or having issues. Many instructors really appreciate this and will be able to provide resources  or even flexibility with deadlines.                     

Health:  All members of the IB community should take care to self-assess their health status on a daily basis. Information about self-screening assessments and symptom reporting is given here:  ( 

Shipping, mailing and receiving: UPS and FedEx are delivering to the IB Office (3029 Cordley) as usual. Campus mail is being delivered to and picked up from Cordley, also.

Lab coats: Clean lab coats can be obtained from the lab coat room Cord 1024.  Dirty coats can be placed in the laundry bag inside the door.  Clean coats are dropped off and dirty are picked up every two weeks.