COVID-19 Information and Resources

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Central Michigan University is Fired Up for the Fall 2021 semester, with more than 80% of our currently scheduled fall courses having face-to-face components and many more campus activities planned. This site has all of the information and resources you need related to CMU’s COVID-19 preparedness and response. CMU actively updates plans and protocols to ensure best practices in coordination with local, state and federal health officials.

Recent updates

Updated Dec. 3, 2021
These policies and regulations are mandatory for all students, faculty, staff, vendors and campus visitors.

  • President Davies communicated that the university's current guidelines and policies, including mask guidelines, will remain in place into the spring 2022 semester.
  • Everyone 18+ is now eligible for booster shots as qualified education employees, and booster shots are now being offered on campus. Learn more about eligibility and availability of booster shots on our Vaccines webpage.
  • The "Protect Yourself. Protect Others." program requires every member of the CMU community to be fully vaccinated or participate in weekly COVID-19 testing.
  • The university continues to closely monitor and assess the presence of the virus in our region and will communicate any policy changes to the university community.

Mandatory self-screening Phone App

Mandatory self-screening

CMU requires all faculty, staff and students to self-screen each day for symptoms of COVID-19 before coming to CMU's main campus or other satellite location or participating in CMU-sponsored activities.

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College Days Tour with Masked Students

Face masks

Please regularly, and carefully, review CMU's guidance for the use of masks and face coverings.

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Safely living and working on campus

Important information for students, employees and visitors to campus.

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Vaccines are a safe, effective way to protect yourself from serious COVID-19 illness and to slow the spread of the virus.

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Testing and case management are critical steps in monitoring and preventing the spread of COVID-19 at CMU and in our community.

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