COVID-19 Update

All university offices have resumed in-person operations. Students, faculty & staff must be fully vaccinated or have an approved exemption to return to campus in the fall.

Fall 2021 Key Assumptions


Key Assumptions for Fall 2021

  1. That the vaccine will be widely available for everyone 16 years and older, significantly reducing the presence of the virus in our community. 
  2. The State of Maryland and Prince George’s County allow physical distancing of three feet in classrooms.
  3. K-12 schools and daycare centers are operating with students attending five days a week.
  4. Requirements for wearing masks, symptom monitoring and COVID-19 testing will remain in place for all member of the campus community.
  5. That capacity for isolation of COVID-19 positive cases and quarantine of close contacts will be maintained.
  6. Residence halls will operate at mostly double occupancy
  7. Planning will include provisions for flexibility to adapt as health conditions warrant.