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COVID-19 update and new protocols

In a message to the campus community, Russel Furr offers some points about our on-site environment at Stanford; new protocols regarding face coverings and indoor student parties; and information on how positive cases will be managed when they occur.

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Update on COVID testing and policies

In a message to the Stanford community, Persis Drell, Lloyd Minor and Russell Furr offer updates on COVID-19 testing, travel and employee support.

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Update on face coverings indoors

Santa Clara and San Mateo counties have joined others in the Bay Area in issuing a requirement for face coverings indoors, regardless of an individual’s COVID-19 vaccination status. In compliance with this new rule, all Stanford employees, students and visitors will be required to wear face coverings in indoor spaces.

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Update on unvaccinated employee testing and face coverings

A message to the Stanford community updates requirements for weekly testing for unvaccinated faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars and addresses recommendations and policies related to wearing face coverings on campus.

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Update for Stanford community on COVID-19 cases

In a letter to the campus community, Russell Furr and Rich Wittman discuss the recent cases of COVID-19 on campus and Stanford's ongoing monitoring of the COVID-19 variants and public health.

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Update on face coverings indoors on campus

Following public health guidance by Santa Clara and San Mateo counties, Stanford now recommends that face coverings be worn in crowded indoor spaces on campus and requires their use in campus spaces that are open to the public.

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Planning for fall quarter

A message to the Stanford community details a wide range of planning issues for the fall quarter including vaccination requirements, Health Check, testing, international student arrivals, fall instruction, face coverings and various facilities on campus.

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Updates on COVID-19 vaccinations and Health Check

A message to the campus community addresses changes to the process for reporting vaccination status on Health Check and other steps the university is taking to prepare for more normal times ahead.

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Vaccination information on COVID dashboards

Beginning June 28, the Stanford COVID dashboards will include data on vaccinated individuals. The totals will reflect submissions to Health Check. Because submissions are required only for those coming to campus and voluntary for any others, the totals will be somewhat lower than the total number of vaccinated individuals in the Stanford community.

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COVID safety protocols summer quarter update

See the latest updates on policies related to travel, housing, dining, events, and more.

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