Task Force to Open Rinker Campus

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Goal: Open Rinker Campus for limited lab-based instruction to graduate health professional students in the School of Pharmacy and Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences, upon approval of local and state health agencies.

Guiding Principles:

  • Follow government directives and Chapman University policies on shelter-in-place, gathering size, physical distancing and other measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 at the Rinker Health Science campus.
  • Safeguard the health and well-being of students, faculty and staff.
  • Consider only those teaching laboratories that cannot be taught effectively online.
  • Maintain and/or develop alternative learning opportunities for those unable to attend in-person laboratory instruction.
  • Expect School of Pharmacy and Crean College to develop specific implementation plans reflecting professional best practices and accreditation requirements while aligning with the general plan outlined in this document.