• 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.

Search for missing alumnus ends

Wednesday, October 10, 2012

We are saddened to learn that the search for Appalachian State University alumnus Jonathan Dailey ended tragically with the identification of his body in Boston on Tuesday, October 9. Police continue their investigation into his death. Please keep Jonathan's family and friends in your thoughts. For continuing information, please refer to local media outlets in Boston, the High Country and in his hometown of Charlotte.