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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Updated March 9, 2020


For latest information and guidance regarding COVID-19, please visit the University's Coronavirus Information website at

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD)

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) is a common, mild viral disease that usually affects infants and children under 5 years old, but can affect adults.  

What are the symptoms?

TigerSafe App

The TigerSafe app is designed to make your experience on campus as safe and satisfying as possible. TigerSafe empowers you with the tools you need to be prepared, mitigate dangers and respond appropriately to situations that occur.

The app includes emergency alerts, tools for staying safe on campus, emergency response guides, campus maps and a variety of health and wellness resources.

Developed by Environmental Health & Safety in partnership with Public Safety, TigerSafe is Princeton’s official health and safety app for the campus community. 

Princeton University is open and operating on a normal schedule.

Princeton University is open and operating on a normal schedule.

Princeton University Closing at 3:30 pm Because of Storm

Because of severe weather, Princeton University will cloase at 3:30 pm today for non-essential personnel. Please check for more information.

Public Health Alerts

In the event of a public health emergency affecting the Princeton University community, you will find alerts and useful information on this page.

Current Issues:

Other Issues:

PTENS is now TigerAlert

The Nassau Street North Gate Closing

The Nassau Street north gate entrance and Kiosk will close on Friday, December 16, 2016 at 4pm. The entrance will remain closed until Monday, January 9, 2017 at 7am. Vehicular access to campus will be limited to the Faculty Road entrance, which will remain open. During this time period the Nassau Street north gate will be operational and automatically open for any vehicle leaving campus. Vehicles equipped with electronic gate openers will be able access campus through the Nassau Street north gate.

Timely Warning: Unarmed Robbery

On Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at 2:20 a.m., a male undergraduate student reported to the Department of Public Safety that he was walking west between Firestone Library and the Chapel when a male, approximately 6'2" to 6'5" in height, thin build, wearing a burgundy hooded sweatshirt with the hood up, light colored blue jeans, and white sneakers pushed him from behind. The student lost his balance, dropping his briefcase and headphones. The suspect took the headphones and ran east across Washington Road and onto Williams Street. The victim was not injured.


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