COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Fall 2021 Reopening Guidelines for Students

Important Guidelines for All Students Mask Guidance for All Students As we begin the fall 2021 semester, masks will be required in campus buildings regardless of vaccination status. This requirement applies to all academic and administrative spaces including conference rooms and common areas such as hallways, lobbies, and elevators. You must keep your mask on [...]

Campus Reopening 2020 Videos

Part 1: Returning to Campus Part 2: Moving Around Campus Part 3: Campus Adjustments Part 4: Working and Studying Together

8/21/2020: Details on Resident Housing

Greetings Residential Students, We pray you and your family are doing well. You have been in our thoughts and prayers as we navigate the challenges as a result of the COVID-19 virus. As you have received the fall 2020 update from President Scales dated August 14, 2020, I trust you are sensing the thought and […]


6/29/2020: Fall 2020 Registration Update

To make registration safe for all of the Nyack College/ATS community, a few significant changes are being made for Fall 2020. Please read the following so that you are up to speed on what you’ll need to do differently to be cleared for class attendance. Registration for Fall 2020 is being expanded to begin Monday, […]



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Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

Nyack College and Alliance Theological Seminary are hosting a comprehensive evaluation visit for reaffirmation of accreditation by the ATS Commission on Accrediting on September 20-24,  2021. The purpose of this visit is to verify that the school meets all applicable Commission Standards of Accreditation. Comments regarding how well the school meets those standards and/or generally demonstrate educational quality may be sent to the ATS Director of Commission Information Services at least two weeks before the visit. Comments may also or instead be sent in writing to Constance Diggs, Director of Academic Affairs and Liaison to the Association of Theological Schools at All comments will be shared with the onsite evaluation committee.