START STRONG FOR SPRING 2021
Our rigorous testing program in Fall 2020 played an essential role in keeping transmission rates on campus low.
For Spring 2021, our plan is to start strong with a January testing blitz (Jan. 6 – 12) and stay strong with weekly testing.
SPRING 2021 CHECKLIST
These steps will help keep our community stay safe as we return to campus for Spring 2021.
1. Wildcat WellCheck
This daily wellness screening via text message is REQUIRED before you come to campus.
2. Testing Blitz
Get a free COVID-19 test Jan.
6 –12 before you return to campus.
3. Weekly Testing
Students living in dorms or coming to campus must get tested each week.
4. Mask Up
Students, employees and visitors must wear face coverings on campus.
Minimizing Exposure on Campus
Thousands of hand sanitizer dispensers across campus
1,329 sneeze guards installed
Touch-free paper towel dispensers
More than 5,000 spray bottles of disinfectant issued to faculty, staff and researchers
At least 50% reduction of students in classrooms
Tents set up at the Student Union Memorial Center, Student Recreation Center and other locations on campus to provide shaded multipurpose outdoor areas
Modified traffic flows and one-way paths within buildings
Flexible Class Options
There are flexible options for both in-person classes or online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Return to Workspaces
University employees return in stages, with options for modified work arrangements for those most at risk for COVID-19.