COVID-19 digest for the week of March 14

March 14, 2022
Author: University Communications
March 14, 2022

Changes to Face Covering Requirements
Beginning Monday, April 11, the use of face coverings indoors will be strongly recommended for those who are up to date on COVID-19 vaccinations and required for anyone who is not up to date. More details about this change are available in the recent campus announcement by Provost Elizabeth Watkins and Vice Chancellor Gerry Bomotti. 

Notifications About Potential Workplace Exposures on Campus
Visit the dashboard on the Campus Return website for the latest information about locations on campus where COVID-19 positive individuals were present in the past 14 days. This dashboard is updated daily. 

Testing Sites
The COVID testing site in Bannockburn has closed, but the testing sites at the Student Success Center and the Pentland Hills Bear Cave remain open Monday-Friday. For hours and appointment information, visit the testing page on the Campus Return site.

How to Request Face Coverings 
Employees can get free surgical and N95 masks on campus. Environmental Health & Safety is providing up to five N95 masks and 10 surgical masks to UCR personnel. The Well is providing free masks and COVID-19 wellness kits to UCR students.

More Information
For updates and the latest information for the UCR community about COVID-19 visit Campus Return website.