Important changes to hours, operations in Ruskin as we conclude semester

Posted: November 15, 2020

Voluntary COVID-19 Testing

Gannon is providing additional voluntary testing for students prior to returning home through Passport Health located at 4204 W Linebaugh Ave, Tampa, FL. Appointments can be made during the times listed below and by registering using this link:

Finals Week

In preparation for finals week we have made the following changes in the building hours:




Tuesday - Thursday

11-17-20 – 11-19-20

7AM – 11PM



7AM – 6 PM

Saturday & Sunday

11-21 & 11-22-20

10AM – 6 PM



7AM – 11PM



7AM – 6PM

The Fitness Center will also be open during these hours.

The following quiet spaces are available during current operational hours and throughout the updated hours established for finals week:

These classrooms are available for quiet student use, when not booked by faculty or for testing accommodations. Schedules will be posted outside the doors so you can determine availability.

The conference rooms are available for reservation through Annette, but faculty and staff will be given priority. Students can email Annette ( to reserve. 

Please adhere to the maximum capacity of each space or location. Each location has a sanitization station.  Please continue to clean your work area before and after use. As always, wear your mask and watch your distance!

Campus Hours - Winter Break

The University will be open from November 30th to December 18th from 9:00AM to 4:00PM Monday through Friday.  Campus will be closed on Saturday and Sunday during the winter break. 

Gannon University will be celebrating the Christmas Holiday and will be officially closed from December 21st to January 3rd.  Campus will reopen January 4th to January 22nd from 9:00AM to 4:00PM.  Spring semester courses on campus are scheduled to resume on Monday, January 25th.

As a reminder to everyone, please complete your LiveSafe survey daily, if you are on campus for courses, labs or work or in field for clinical rotations or fieldwork. During the winter break, students and employees are not required to complete the LiveSafe survey. If you are using campus facilities during winter break, you need to provide a completed LiveSafe survey with a green check and complete the wellness check successfully prior to entering campus buildings.  Masks continue to be required with appropriate social distancing.

Gannon plans on COVID testing all students, staff, and faculty prior to returning to classes.  The dates for this testing have not be determined.  We will communicate this ASAP so you can make appropriate plans to return to campus.

Please monitor your email for ongoing updates regarding the policies and procedures for our  return to campus. All updates are also posted and available at

We want to wish everyone success on your final exams and a Happy Thanksgiving. 

Be safe,

Sarah Ewing, Rick Johnson, Desi Herter