BSU Faculty and Students Getting Ready to Return

August 4, 2021

If you are a Bowie State University faculty member or student, you should be in the final stages of preparing for your return to campus for in-person teaching and learning. The final dose of the vaccine must be completed at least two weeks in advance of your planned return date to meet the requirement of full vaccination. Only fully vaccinated individuals, or those with an approved exemption, will be permitted on campus for the fall semester. Use the following schedule to assure that you are able to gain access to campus on schedule:

Fall 2021 Return Schedule

August 20 - 23

New Residential Students: final vaccinations due August 6, 2021

August 25 - 26

Faculty: final vaccinations due August 11, 2021

August 27 - 29

Returning Residential Students: final vaccinations due August 13, 2021

August 30

Commuter Students: final vaccinations due August 16, 2021

We’re looking forward to your return!

Return Checklist

Take these steps to make sure your first days back run smoothly:

Vaccination is available on campus every Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Make appointments in the Wellness Patient Portal. You may also visit for other vaccination sites in Maryland.

If you have questions about the return-to-campus transition, please email and monitor the COVID-19 Updates web section for the latest information.