Building Hours and Access

The Rita Anne Rollins and Candler School of Theology buildings are open with reduced hours and access only for students, faculty, and staff who have completed Emory University’s onboarding process. All are expected to adhere to Emory’s health and safety guidelines as outlined in the Emory Community Compact, including (but not limited to) wearing face coverings/masks positioned over nose and mouth, observing appropriate physical distancing as possible, testing, health screenings, and self-monitoring.

In accordance with Emory University's Visitor Policy, visitors are welcome to campus, however in some spaces and buildings restrictions and limitations may apply. See the Visitor Policy for details. Note that currently Candler School of Theology buildings remain locked and on card-access for faculty and staff with visitors limited. The building will resume regular access to the public on Monday, August 16.

Staff and Faculty Access

Staff and faculty who are approved to be on campus have 24/7 Emory Card access to the Rita Anne Rollins and Candler School of Theology buildings.

Student Access

Students who are approved to be on campus have student level Emory Card access to the Rita Anne Rollins and Candler School of Theology buildings between 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Card-activated access to Cannon Chapel is available 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Pitts Theology Library

Pitts Theology Library is open to all who are approved to be on campus, from Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Those not cleared to come to campus can request access by emailing theologyref@emory.edu. Pitts continues to operate its request and retrieval model, whereby all all Emory patrons (faculty, students, and staff) can make requests for circulating books through discoverE. Requested items will be pulled by Pitts staff, held at the circulation desk, and patrons can come and pick up their materials at the entrance to the library. For current library policies, please visit http://pitts.emory.edu/policies.