As we look ahead to welcoming new and returning college students for the autumn time period, UVic is constant to handle the evolving impacts of COVID-19 on our group. We stay dedicated to sustaining a protected and wholesome setting for all college students, college and employees, and can be providing in-person studying for many programs—until in any other case famous on the time of registration.
Listed here are just a few reminders concerning the well being and security measures that proceed to be in place on the UVic campus:
- Masks: We encourage you to wear a mask in indoor public areas, notably in case you are near others or really feel extra comfy doing so. Masks are required in some healthcare settings, such because the Scholar Wellness Centre.
- Vaccination: Vaccination stays the simplest technique of safety in opposition to COVID-19. We encourage you to get your booster dose when you’re eligible. In BC, booster doses are being offered to everyone 12+ within the fall.
- Each day well being evaluation: Do a every day well being evaluation. If you’re sick, keep residence and comply with public well being pointers.
- Fast checks: Free rapid test kits can be found on the UVic Bookstore and Campus Safety Providers for college students, college and employees.
Extra campus security measures
UVic continues to comply with all public well being orders and the well being and security measures required by the Provincial Well being Officer, together with the general public well being steering developed particularly for post-secondary establishments by the BC Centre for Illness Management. We proceed to observe and put together for any modifications which will happen because of COVID-19.
Please go to the COVID-19 web site for extra particulars and to study any updates on UVic’s response to COVID-19: https://www.uvic.ca/covid19/
Thanks for supporting each other and for every thing you do to maintain our campus group wholesome and protected.