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.

BSU Vaccination Guidance

Schedule to Meet Vaccine Requirement

The following chart is provided to assist students, faculty and staff in planning for compliance with the University System of Maryland requirement to be vaccinated before returning to campus for the fall semester. The chart outlines deadlines for securing the vaccine based on expected return-to-campus dates of July 12 for staff and August 23 for students and faculty. Consistent with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines,  the schedule includes two weeks following the last shot for the vaccine to become fully effective.  Information about medical or religious exemptions from vaccination can be found on the Vaccination Information webpage.

BSU Vaccination Deadlines

Staff (Returning July 12)

  • Johnson & Johnson - 1 shot: June 28
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 1st shot: May 31
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 2nd shot: June 28

Students (Returning August 23)

  • Johnson & Johnson - 1 shot: August 6
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 1st shot: July 9
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 2nd shot: August 6

Faculty (Returning Aug 23)

  • Johnson & Johnson - 1 shot: August 6
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 1st shot: July 9
  • Moderna/Pfizer - 2nd shot: August 6