“Safer at Home” Order Takes Effect in Wisconsin
The “Safer at Home” Governor’s Order went into effect today, March 25, 2020, at 8 a.m., to help prevent the further spread of COVID-19 in Wisconsin. UW–Madison continues to maintain essential university operations, including distance learning and essential research, which is specifically permitted under the Governor’s Order. All essential employees who are required to be on campus to perform work functions deemed essential to operations should still come to work. To request an absentee ballot for the spring primary election in Wisconsin, go to MyVote.wi.gov. For additional information on how the order affects you and the university, visit covid19.wisc.edu.