Student Support

Student Testing & Health Protocols

Wittenberg University has developed a Health Protocol for students in regard to COVID-19. If anyone is experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, please contact the Wittenberg Health Clinic at (937) 327-7811 or Mercy Health Walk-in Care Clinic at (937) 523-9050 after hours.

Please note that as of November 1, 2020, the Mercy Red Clinic will no longer conduct asymptomatic testing. If a student desires an asymptomatic test, contact the health clinic on campus at 937-327-7811. The clinic MAY be able to accommodate you. The Mercy Red Clinic and Walk-In Care Clinic will continue testing of symptomatic individuals. For more information click here.

If students have concern for self or others, they can complete the COVID-19 Report a Concern Form or email covid@wittenberg.edu.

Remote Learning During Quarantine or Isolation Periods

When a student is required by the University to quarantine or isolate due to COVID-19, they are approved to participate in classes remotely. The remote learning period begins at the time of the order and goes through their last day of quarantine or isolation. Students must communicate with their individual professors to arrange remote participation. While faculty receive notice from COMPASS: Sweet Success Center granting approval for individual to participate in classes remotely, it is the student’s responsibility to communicate with each professor. Upon completion of the quarantine or isolation period, students are expected to return to the regular structure and participation of their classes.

In all other situations, student must adhere to the attendance policies outline in the academic catalog and/or listed in class syllabi.

Accessibility Services

Students who might be in need of accommodations due to the impact of COVID-19, or who would like to discuss potential learning or living accommodations, should contact Accessibility Services via email. Students can also submit a request for accommodations via the form found here or access more detailed information on the Accessibility Services webpage.

COMPASS: Sweet Success Center

COMPASS serves as a first-stop shop to assist all students in their academic success and support needs, overcoming challenges, navigating processes or policies, and in personal support. Students can request a meeting by completing the online form found here. Additionally, students can access a host of resources, including tutoring, a guide to online learning, time management strategies, and more by visiting the COMPASS webpage.

Counseling Services

If students are feeling anxious or worried because of COVID-19, Wittenberg encourages them to contact the Tiger Counseling Center.

Financial Aid

The Office of Financial Aid is available to support students facing financial hardship or who would like to explore financial-related topics including: payment options, education loans (private and federal), FAFSA, scholarships (Wittenberg and outside), billing statements, and more. You can contact financial aid by emailing financial-aid@wittenberg.edu. The financial aid website is found by here.

University Pastors

The Office of the Pastor plays an important support role for students who are in need of pastoral care, counsel, and confidential support. Pastors Andy and Rachel can be reached by email at atune@wittenberg.edu or rtune@wittenberg.edu or by calling (937) 327-7411.

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