Statewide curfew

A statewide curfew from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. is in place. 

On Jan. 28, 2021, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine enacted a statewide curfew from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. The curfew does not apply to those going to or from work, those who have an emergency, or those who need medical care. The curfew is not intended to stop anyone from getting groceries or going to a pharmacy. Picking up carry-out or a drive-thru meal and ordering for delivery will be permitted.”

Everyone in Franklin County should stay at home except for taking part in essential activities. In accordance, with both local and state guidance, students, faculty and staff must be in their residence from 11 p.m. to 5 a.m. University Libraries is offering contactless services, and buildings are closed to the public. The following facilities have adjusted their operating hours to close by 9:30 p.m. (locations may vary);  please check websites for updated hours before visiting: