University to cancel Scholars’ Visit in light of COVID-19
Observer Staff Report | Tuesday, March 10, 2020
The on-campus portions of the Notre Dame Scholars’ Visit (NDSV) have been cancelled as a precaution against COVID-19, the University’s Scholars’ Program and the Office of Undergraduate Admissions announced in a press release Tuesday.
NDSV, an annual event that brings students being considered for merit scholarships to campus, was set to take place March 21-24. According to the release, interviews for program finalists will now take place online or over the phone March 21 and 22.
All travel arrangements for the event have been cancelled. Finalists should monitor their emails for new announcements and instructions regarding the program over the next week, the University said in the release.
“We recognize this announcement brings disappointment,” the release said. “The Notre Dame Scholars’ Program and Undergraduate Admissions teams are ready to speak with anyone who has questions or concerns.”
The University issues all coronavirus-related updates on its response website.