Alert Levels

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Current Level: Yellow

Virus prevalence is low to moderate, but indicators point toward potential challenges in responding to increased rate of transmission.

How We Monitor Risk

  • Periodic testing and risk-based, randomized testing
  • Potential additional building access restrictions
  • Potential gathering limits
  • Campus access dependent on strict adherence to campus policy and protocols
Green

Green: Low Risk

Virus prevalence is low and compliance with established campus protocols is high.

  • Social distancing & face coverings required
  • Contact tracing and health symptom monitoring
  • On-campus, hybrid, hyflex and online courses
  • Periodic random testing
  • Capacity for buildings limited to 50 percent
  • Gatherings of no more than 50 people (primarily outside)
Yellow

Yellow: Low to Moderate Risk

Virus prevalence is low to moderate, but indicators point toward potential challenges in responding to increased rate of transmission.

  • Periodic testing and risk-based, randomized testing
  • Potential additional building access restrictions
  • Potential gathering limits
  • Campus access dependent on strict adherence to campus policy and protocols
Orange

Orange: Moderate to High Risk

Virus prevalence has increased and indicators point to even further increase.

  • 20-30% reduced building occupancy
  • No gatherings over 10 people
  • Many in-person activities moved to remote during pause and evaluate period
  • Higher levels of quarantine and isolation
  • Continual evaluation whether to adjust to hyflex and/or fully online learning
Red

Red: High Risk

Virus prevalence has increased and isolation, quarantine, or hospital capacity is stressed.

  • Quick pivot to fully online classes & de-densification
  • On-campus community limited to:
    • Essential on-campus employees
    • Students who cannot safely return home
  • Students who are housing insecure