Coronavirus Update - Indian River State College
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2021 Coronavirus Update

IRSC is enrolling for Fall 2021 term classes. REGISTER NOW

Fall Registration 2021—What You Need to Know

IRSC transitions to pre-COVID-19 normal operations effective with the start of the Fall 2021 semester. College classrooms will return to pre-COVID operational capacity. Performing arts and athletics programs, planetarium shows, Foundation events, and other community and social activities will resume full in-person participation.

Masks: IRSC moved to a masks-optional position on May 17. Those not fully vaccinated for COVID-19 are recommended to continue wearing masks, according to CDC guidance.

Cleaning Protocol: The College will maintain heightened levels of cleaning and sanitizing.

Vaccines: According to CDC guidance, studies show COVID-19 vaccines are effective at keeping you from getting COVID-19. After you are fully vaccinated, you can start doing some things you had stopped doing because of the pandemic. Getting a COVID-19 vaccine will also help keep you from getting seriously ill even if you do get COVID-19. For more information, visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( web page.

Vaccinations: IRSC will continue to hold COVID-19 vaccination clinics available for students and employees. Check with your College email for notices of upcoming events, or contact the IRSC Health and Wellness Center at 772-462-7825 or send an email to

FREE COVID-19 Pfizer vaccinations for students, employees and their family members:

  • Dose #1: August 12, 2021, 2:00–4:00 p.m.—IRSC Health & Wellness Center, Building U
  • Dose #2: September 2, 2021, 2:00–4:00 p.m.—IRSC Health & Wellness Center, Building U

IRSC will continue to closely monitor the pandemic and take necessary steps to continue safeguarding our students, faculty, staff and guests. Check this page for updates.

All admitted students may begin registering for classes online via MyPioneerPortal.

IRSC Student Success staff at all campuses are ready to assist you both virtually and face-to-face. Log into the Qless system to make an appointment or visit any of the five IRSC campuses.

Students and employees should NOT visit any IRSC physical location if they are experiencing any symptoms of illness. 

CARES Act/CRSSA Funding Information

Updated March 31, 2021

Indian River State College (IRSC) has distributed more than $4 million to 6,330 eligible students enrolled during the spring 2021 term through the Coronavirus Response and Relief Supplemental Appropriations Act 2021 (CRRSAA). The dissemination of funds was one of several initiatives that IRSC has implemented to ease financial hardship, encourage uninterrupted educational attainment, and promote physical and mental well-being for members of its campus communities during COVID-19.

For more information, visit the CARES Act web page.

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