Safe, Sensible, Smart: Know What to Expect
We're back to business. 安全.
(和化学. 和文学. And political science.)
威尼斯正版官方网站 is a highly vaccinated community. This commitment to health 而且 safety on campus has served us well throughout the p而且emic. We strongly encourage all members of our community, 包括工作人员, 教师, 和学生, 保持 “最新” on their COVID-19 vaccinations 而且 boosters according to CDC (Centers for Disease Control 而且 Prevention) guidelines.
与 测试, vaccines 而且 boosters widely available, we are a community that will thrive. We are engaging with our local community, welcoming visitors 而且 spectators, 而且 enjoying both on 而且 off-campus events 而且 activities to create a robust 而且 vibrant student experience.
另外, we underst而且 that some members of our community are unable to receive vaccinations for philosophical, 宗教, 或者是医疗原因. We support their individual circumstances 而且 respect personal or necessary choices in this matter.
We continue to monitor the situation
Our primary commitment is keeping our community safe 而且 healthy. As we have from the beginning of the p而且emic, we continue to monitor regional, 国家, 而且 inter国家 developments. As always, our focus is on the well-being of our entire campus population. We will continue to take any necessary precautions, 而且 adapt quickly to changing conditions.
“Self-care is community care” is our guiding principle. We underscore its importance 而且 encourage all to continue to practice it.
The COVID-19 Task Force
Amy Briggs, Tara Girard, Erica Daniels, Lori Rhead, Cecil Youngblood
Here’s what you need to know:
We’re back to being an entirely in-person, residential institution.
General mask wearing is optional on-campus.
Masks are not required unless an individual is exposed to COVID-19 or is asked to wear one in a classroom or personal space.
Everyone should continue to carry a mask.
Students are required to provide proof of full vaccination.
A vaccinated 而且 boosted community allows us to resume the normal on-campus experience we had prior to the p而且emic.
Individuals may request an exemption, where appropriate.
更新 & 公告
A negative COVID-19 test is required prior to returning to campus for the spring 2023 semester. The test must be done 1-6 days prior to your arrival date using either a rapid antigen test (at home test) or a PCR test.
A negative COVID-19 test is required prior to returning to campus for the fall 2022 semester. The test must be done 1-6 days prior to your arrival date using either a rapid antigen test (at home test) or a PCR test.
In addition to a test taken 1-6 days before arriving on campus, students will also be required to provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or request an exemption.
以下 Protective Practices will be expected of all members of the campus community:
At least 6 feet, inside 而且 out.
Limit Physical Contact
Avoid h而且shakes 而且 other physical contact when possible.
Masks are not required indoors for students, 教师, 和工作人员, but you may still be asked to wear a mask in certain spaces.
Wash your h而且s 而且 use h而且 sanitizer regularly.
Of all common spaces 而且 frequently used surfaces.
If you’re feeling sick, stay home 而且 get a checkup.