There have been no reported coronavirus (COVID-19) cases
at Box Hill Institute campuses as at 2.30pm, Tuesday 14 April 2020.
The situation regarding the coronavirus outbreak
continues to evolve.
The Department of Education and Training (DET) has been
working with the Chief Health Officer and the Department of Health and Human
Services (DHHS) to plan for and respond to the impact of coronavirus on
Victoria’s TAFE and training system.
Education remains one of the essential reasons that
Victorians may leave their premises, and some courses will conduct a small
number of classes on campus where necessary, following all of the social
distancing directions issued by the Chief Health Officer. Where possible, Box
Hill Institute is transitioning to remote or online delivery.
The City, Whitehorse, Lilydale and Nelson campuses and
libraries are closed. The Lilydale Lakeside Childcare Centre and John Street
(AMEP) remain open.
The Elgar campus remains open with limited access to the
· E3 – Student Hub (Library and Student Life, Monday-Friday from 8.30am to 4.30pm). Access at rear of E4
· E4 – Registrar & Facilities, Student Administration (Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm)
Buildings E1, E2, E5, E7, E8 and E9 are closed.
Services for Students
The Elgar café is closed. Vending machines are available for staff and students who are on campus.
The Enrolment Hub is closed. Students should call (03) 9286
9222 for assistance with enrolment.
Managing Coronavirus Anxiety
Harvard Medical School’s Harvard Health Blog recently published an article called Coping with coronavirus anxiety recommending yoga, meditation and controlled breathing.
There are a number of online classes in these disciplines
and CAE Melbourne is preparing its online offering, which should be available
soon. In the meantime, you might take advantage of local business Seed Yoga + Wellness and its
offer of 30 days of online yoga for $50.
If you require support during this time, please contact Student Life on (03) 9286 9891 or email email@example.com.
For International Students, please contact the
International Student Wellbeing Officer, Nikki Singh on (03) 9286 9445 or via
email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions about your academic
progress and would like assistance with your assessments, please contact the
International Academic Advisor, Faz Maghami on (03) 9286 9734 or via email at