Health Advisories

200+ Receive COVID Vaccine at Santa Fe College

February 5, 2021 – Santa Fe College partnered with the Alachua County Health Department Friday to offer COVID vaccinations. Members of the SF family, including students, faculty, staff, retirees, and other members of the college community who are ages 65 and older were eligible to participate. SF’s Human Resources worked with the health department to … Continue reading 200+ Receive COVID Vaccine at Santa Fe College

SF to Offer COVID Vaccine Friday, Feb. 5

February 1, 2021 – Santa Fe College is excited to announce that the Alachua County Health Department will be providing COVID vaccinations at the Santa Fe College Northwest Campus this Friday, February 5, starting at 9 a.m. Members of the SF family, including students, faculty, staff, retirees, and other members of the college community who … Continue reading SF to Offer COVID Vaccine Friday, Feb. 5

SF Has COVID-19 Emergency Aid Grants II Funding Available to Students

January 28, 2021 – The Santa Fe College COVID-19 Emergency Aid Grant II is available to assist SF students impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grant awards can be made to help cover the student’s cost of attendance or for emergency costs that arise due to coronavirus, such as tuition, food, housing, health care (including mental … Continue reading SF Has COVID-19 Emergency Aid Grants II Funding Available to Students

Notice for Employees Getting Tested for COVID-19 Next Week

August 13, 2020 – The Health Department will be on the Northwest Campus Monday, Aug. 17, from 1 to 4:30 p.m. to administer COVID-19 testing for athletes, faculty and staff. Thank you to everyone who called to make an appointment. Testing sign up is currently full. A few quick reminders for everyone that scheduled an … Continue reading Notice for Employees Getting Tested for COVID-19 Next Week

SF Updates COVID-19 Safety Protocol on Exposure

August 6, 2020 – In accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines, Santa Fe College has updated the college’s COVID-19 Exposure Protocol. Earlier this week, the CDC provided clarification on quarantining, exposure and what constitutes close contact. SF has adjusted the language in the Exposure Protocol accordingly. Although the college community … Continue reading SF Updates COVID-19 Safety Protocol on Exposure

SF Leadership Releases Complete List From Wednesday’s Town Hall Q&A

August 4, 2020 – Following the July 29 Santa Fe College Town Hall, SF Executive Leadership and other panelists received the complete list of submitted questions. Knowing that they would not be able to answer every question, President Paul Broadie and the college vice presidents wanted to make sure to address the concerns of the … Continue reading SF Leadership Releases Complete List From Wednesday’s Town Hall Q&A

COVID-19 Testing Opportunity at SF August 17

July 29, 2020 – Santa Fe College is partnering with the Florida Department of Health in Alachua County to provide another free, voluntary COVID-19 testing site for all full-time and part-time faculty and staff. TempForce talent as well as staff from the SF Food Court, SF Bookstore, and Coffee 101 Café are also welcome to test. Testing will be offered on … Continue reading COVID-19 Testing Opportunity at SF August 17

SF Releases Return to Campus Guide in Advance of Wednesday’s Town Hall

July 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College released their Return to Campus Guide Tuesday afternoon. The guide explains the five-level system the college is using in the phased return of employees and instructs all students, faculty and staff on how to prepare for a return to any SF property. There is also information on the … Continue reading SF Releases Return to Campus Guide in Advance of Wednesday’s Town Hall

SF Leadership Provides Fall Semester Information at Wednesday’s Town Hall Meeting

July 27, 2020 – As Santa Fe College continues preparations for the return on on-site instruction, President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., and the SF vice presidents will hold a college-wide town hall meeting Wednesday, July 29, starting at 2:30 p.m. The town hall will be live-streamed – similar to past convocations, graduations, special events and … Continue reading SF Leadership Provides Fall Semester Information at Wednesday’s Town Hall Meeting

President Broadie Presents Return to Campus Plan to the College Community

July 24, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II addressed the college community Friday afternoon about safety measures taken in advance of the fall term. Since moving all instruction and student services online in mid-March, the college has implemented numerous safety measures in advance of the return to onsite operations in the fall … Continue reading President Broadie Presents Return to Campus Plan to the College Community

Faculty and Staff Can Access COVID-19 Professional Development Training Module on SF COVID-19 Webpages

July 22, 2020 – The college-approved COVID-19 professional development training module is now available to all SF faculty and staff on the college’s COVID-19 webpages. The training, Safe Santa Fe: COVID-19 Employee, is designed to provide information about COVID-19 and how it spreads. You will also learn steps you can take to protect yourself, make … Continue reading Faculty and Staff Can Access COVID-19 Professional Development Training Module on SF COVID-19 Webpages

SF Leadership Team to Hold Town Hall Meeting July 29

July 21, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., and the SF vice presidents will hold a college-wide town hall meeting Wednesday, July 29, starting at 2:30 p.m. The town hall, which will be held via Zoom, will cover safety protocols, projection for on-site student instruction for the fall term, procedures in … Continue reading SF Leadership Team to Hold Town Hall Meeting July 29

SF Establishes COVID-19 Safety Training for Students

July 21, 2020 – Consistent with Santa Fe College’s ongoing commitment to provide a safe environment for its students, faculty and staff, the college has developed a short online training class for students to help them identify how the virus spreads and ways to prevent transmission, to recognize the symptoms of coronavirus, and to use … Continue reading SF Establishes COVID-19 Safety Training for Students

Santa Fe College Releases Exposure Protocol Document

July 16, 2020 – As Santa Fe College prepares for some onsite instruction for the fall term, college administration has released a COVID-19 Exposure protocol that details the college’s plan in the event of a COVID-19 positive individual being on college property and potentially exposing others to the pandemic. Since shifting to online instruction and … Continue reading Santa Fe College Releases Exposure Protocol Document

How to Access Additional COVID-19 Signs for Your Workspace

July 16, 2020 – As the college begins to bring students, faculty and staff back to the Northwest Campus and all of the SF educational centers, you will notice many different signs in place designed to enhance a safer environment. There are signs posted on entry doors, reminding you to self-assess your health, instructions to … Continue reading How to Access Additional COVID-19 Signs for Your Workspace

Santa Fe College Releases Levels of Operation Plan for the Fall Term

July 10, 2020 – Santa Fe College released a five-level plan for the phased in return to onsite instruction and student services. The college has been using a deliberate phased-in approach to returning faculty and staff since moving all operations online in mid-March. SF President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., released the following statement to the … Continue reading Santa Fe College Releases Levels of Operation Plan for the Fall Term

Joint Statement from SF, UF, Gainesville and Alachua County on COVID-19 and Weekend Gatherings

July 2, 2020 – Officials from Santa Fe College, the University of Florida, the City of Gainesville and Alachua County released a joint statement to students and the community concerning large gatherings during the long Independence Day weekend. Their statement follows: Open Message to University of Florida Students, Santa Fe College Students, and Members of … Continue reading Joint Statement from SF, UF, Gainesville and Alachua County on COVID-19 and Weekend Gatherings

SF President Broadie Issues Temporary Delay on Return to Campus for Some SF Faculty and Staff

June 28, 2020 – Santa Fe College President Paul Broadie II, Ph.D., released a statement to the college community Sunday afternoon, delaying the scheduled return to on-site operations for some SF faculty and staff. His full statement is below. Dear Santa Fe Family: When we began our recent transition to on-campus operations, the curve of … Continue reading SF President Broadie Issues Temporary Delay on Return to Campus for Some SF Faculty and Staff

Message to Students: Changes To Expect

June 26, 2020 – Santa Fe College Vice President for Student Affairs released the following statement to the students concerning services available onine. Dear SF Student, As you prepare for the upcoming semester at Santa Fe College, know that the college has made many changes based on guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and … Continue reading Message to Students: Changes To Expect