NOTE: Pratt Institute is continuing to update this information as details become available about the 2021-22 academic year. Please continue to visit this site and pay attention to campus email communications with important information.


  • Where can I find the most recent news and communications about the 2020–21 school year?

  • What are the COVID-19 testing requirements for students, faculty, and staff?

  • What should I do if I cannot get a negative COVID-19 test result due to prior COVID-19 infection?

  • What are the daily symptom monitoring requirements for coming to campus?

  • What is a digital ID and how does it facilitate access to campus?

  • Are temperature screenings required to come on campus?

  • What are the current hours of operation for the Brooklyn and Manhattan campuses?

  • Are there in-person office hours for Student Services and other departments?

  • How is social distancing being implemented on campus?

  • How is Pratt adhering to city, state, and global guidelines?

  • How are classrooms, studios, and other spaces being cleaned and sanitized?

  • What should I do if I test positive for COVID-19?

  • What happens if a positive case of COVID-19 is identified on campus?

  • What virtual and on-campus services are available from Pratt Libraries?

  • Are the ARC fitness facilities open?

  • Will there be Pratt sports this 2020–21 school year?

  • Can visitors and guests come on campus?

  • Where can returning or incoming fall 2021 students get started with information about what’s happening on campus at Pratt?

  • I’m a parent, where can I find information on the the 2020–21 school year, ways to connect with fellow parents, and other resources?

  • Are the residence halls open in fall 2021?

  • What are the quarantine procedures?

  • What will classes be like in fall 2021?

  • How will I know if a class is in-person, online, or hybrid?

  • What resources for hybrid teaching formats are available to students, faculty, and staff?

  • What will the format of classes be in fall 2021?

  • I’m a faculty member with questions about using Canvas to manage my courses. Where can I find more information?

  • ARCHIVED: Are there more shaded outdoor spaces set up for outdoor teaching or other uses?