- No layoffs are planned; employees were told a worst-case scenario could lead to 3-4 furlough days, beginning in Fall 2010.
- A longer-term goal is for Winthrop to be ready in mid-2011, when federal stimulus funding expires.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop President Sets Out Goal of ‘Readiness’ to Meet New Realities" (2010). Winthrop News 2010. 65.