Resources-for-Colleges-Universities-to-Reduce-COVID-Risk Resources for Colleges & Universities to Reduce COVID-19 Risk

​​This Guidance is no longer in effect and is for historical purposes only.​

Resources for Colleges & Universities to Reduce COVID-19 Risk


The following resources are intended to help California Institutions of Higher Education (IHE) continue safe, successful, and full in-person instruction. 

Vaccinations are a safe and effective way of preventing COVID-19 disease, especially severe illness and death, and are the most important tools for keeping campus communities safe. All eligible students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to stay up-to-date with COVID-19 vaccinations and follow the most recent CDC vaccination recommendations 

Additionally, all IHE should follow current recommendations within the When and Why to Wear a Mask guidance, specifically for those who are at higher-risk or are in contact with those who are higher-risk for severe COVID-19. 

IHE administrators should continue to take health equity considerations into account for vulnerable populations to promote fair access to healthcare resources.​

Below are some additional resources for IHE:

Originally published on July 15, 2021​