Updates on the Fall 2020 Semester
News and information about SVA’s plans for online instruction and more.
The Plan

Housing Policies and Restrictions Related to COVID-19

In response to the current public health guidelines and recommendations related to COVID-19, the below policies and guidelines are incorporated into the SVA Residence Life policies in addition to other policies in the SVA student housing agreement and as outlined in the SVA Handbook. The policies below are subject to change in accordance with changes to public health guidelines and policies as outlined by the CDC and NYS Departments of Education and Health.



  • Cleaning & Disinfecting Protocols

  • De-Densifying Efforts

  • Guest Policy

  • Masks & Face-coverings

  • Quarantine/Isolation Policy