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Health and Safety

Guidance to help protect the University community

The health and safety of students, faculty, staff, patients, and guests is our highest priority. On this page you will find links to information about health and safety guidelines for the University community.

Latest health and safety updates

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February 22, 2021 | 02:12 pm

For students: COVID-19 vaccine update from UHS

UHS is advising that, based on the current availability of the COVID-19 vaccine in Rochester and nationwide, it’s unlikely that the University will be able to vaccinate students this semester.…

topics: All Students, February 2021, Spring 2021, Vaccine,
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March 1, 2021 | 09:10 am

Update on fall and summer 2021 international travel for students

The University has decided to cancel all University-related student travel abroad for summer 2021. This includes Education Abroad programs within all University schools.

topics: Academics, All Students, Fall 2021, March 2021, Summer 2021, Travel,
Faculty and Staff
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February 25, 2021 | 12:47 pm

Vaccinated? Here are the important things to keep doing on campus

Everyone who has already received the COVID vaccine must remain committed and accountable to the semester’s pandemic protocols that mitigate COVID infection and transmission.

topics: All Students, February 2021, Health Monitoring, Human Resources, PPE, Vaccine,
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February 24, 2021 | 09:27 am

#CovURup social media competition submissions due March 5

Undergraduate students in AS&E and Eastman can submit photos of themselves and their friends having fun while practicing COVID-19 safety guidelines for a chance to win a prize.

topics: February 2021, PPE, Spring 2021,
Health and Safety
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February 22, 2021 | 02:12 pm

For students: COVID-19 vaccine update from UHS

UHS is advising that, based on the current availability of the COVID-19 vaccine, it's unlikely that the University will be able to vaccinate students this semester.

topics: All Students, February 2021, Spring 2021, Vaccine,
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