Molloy College to Resume In-person Instruction for Fall 2021
Rockville Centre, NY - Molloy College announced today that it will resume in-person delivery for classes beginning in September 2021.
"We are extremely pleased that Molloy College will once again be able offer a face-to-face learning experience for our students," said James Lentini, D.M.A, President, Molloy College. "The College worked quickly to pivot to an online instruction model at the start of the pandemic and continued to offer the level of education our students have come to expect. We are now looking forward to bringing back the in-person component of a Molloy education, a unique facet that adds an irreplaceable dimension and enhances the learning experience for all concerned.
"Molloy will continue to follow all COVID-19 guidelines set forth by the Nassau County Department of Health, the New York State Department of Health, and the Centers for Disease Control as it moves toward reinstituting an in-person learning model. In addition to enforcing social distancing and mask-wearing policies, the College has installed temperature kiosks and state-of-the-art air purification systems in residence halls and on-campus buildings.
"As we look toward Fall 2021, we are excited to safely offer our students a more traditional College experience," said Janine Biscari, Ed.D., Vice President for Student Affairs, Molloy College. "We are truly looking forward to having more students back in the classroom and on campus, and once again experiencing the vibrancy they bring to our community."
"Molloy faculty members are eagerly anticipating a return to the classroom in the fall," said Barbara T. Schmidt, Ph.D., Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty. "In-person education offers both faculty and students a chance to interact and relate on a more personal level that enhances the College experience."
Molloy College, an independent Catholic college based in Rockville Centre, was founded in 1955 by the Sisters of Saint Dominic in Amityville, NY. The College serves a student population of approximately 4,900 undergraduate and graduate students. Molloy students can earn degrees in a variety of outstanding academic programs, including nursing, business, education, social work, music therapy, computer studies and many more.
For more information, please contact the Office of Public Relations, Molloy College, 516.323.4500.
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