COVID-19 UPDATES

COVID-19 UPDATES

**UPDATED**
September 4, 2020

Aquinas College is open to faculty, staff, and students currently enrolled in classes beginning August 24 for on-campus instruction.

The safety of our students, faculty, and staff is our first concern and is rooted in our responsibility and mission to uphold the dignity of the human person.

Students, faculty, and staff should follow the comprehensive “Return to Campus Protocol and Guidance” of August 14, 2020.

All other persons coming to campus, please note the following.

Events on Campus/Visitors

The size of permitted events will follow the norms established by civic leaders. Visitor protocols may be emailed to attendees as well as posted on the Aquinas website. Check the event listing for specific and/or changing protocols for attendance.

Visitor Registration

All visitors, guests, third party vendors, and delivery services are assigned a check-in location where they will register (provide name and contact information) and be informed of the campus health and hygiene policies, including the policy regarding the wearing of face masks. Visitors may be asked to complete and sign a health confirmation form. The check-in locations are as follows:

  • Aquinas Main: table near front entrance
  • Aquinas Center: front annex area

Face Masks

All faculty, staff, students, and visitors are required to wear face masks when inside Aquinas College buildings.

Daily Health Monitoring

Please refer to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) for a list of current symptoms associated with the coronavirus. 

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms or just do not feel well, do not come to campus.

Health & Hygiene

Wash your hands frequently. Avoid touching your face. Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces or objects. Be conscious of travel and do not come to campus if you have reason to believe you were exposed to the coronavirus within 14 days of your visit.

Social Distancing

Please maintain 6 feet distance between yourself and another person while on campus– in classrooms, stairwells, hallways, public spaces, library, etc.

Helpful Resources

Announcements on the Aquinas College website at https://www.aquinascollege.edu/covid-19-updates/ will be updated as needed to communicate COVID-19 related announcements.