• App State is returning to pre-pandemic operations for the Fall 2021 semester, with safety precautions in place. All students, faculty and staff should get vaccinated against COVID-19. Face coverings are required in all indoor campus locations for students, faculty, staff and visitors, regardless of vaccination status. The CDC recommends vaccinated individuals wear face coverings in areas with “substantial” or “high” rates of transmission. Watauga County is currently an area of “substantial” transmission. Read the latest updates.

Campus Initiatives

Red Flag Campaign
Designed to raise awareness and educate people about being active bystanders. Red Flag Campaign encourages people to SAY SOMETHING if they see a "red flag" on campus. These include sexual misconduct, dating/domestic violence and stalking.

Resiliency Toolkit
Offers information that can be helpful throughout the year, including methods for managing stress, the benefits of gratitude, emotional regulation, ways to resolve conflict, and more.

Sustained Dialogue
Part of the international Sustained Dialogue Institute program that prepares community members to deeply engage in difficult conversations ranging from race, gender identity and religion to politics and various global challenges.