• March 9, 2022

    Updated indoor mask policy and other COVID-19 guidance

    Dear U-M Ann Arbor Community Member, As a result of the high vaccination rates among students, faculty and staff as well as improving conditions in the region, the COVID-19 Campus Health Response Committee is issuing new guidance regarding COVID-19 response on the University of Michigan campuses.  Effective March 14, 2022, masking will be optional in…
  • February 24, 2022

    February 24, 2022, Campus COVID-19 Update

    Case counts down  COVID-19 activity on campus continues on a downward trend with students representing 10% of cases in Washtenaw County. While these trends are encouraging, the current community COVID-19 activity is still “High” according to the CDC Transmission criteria. The only Campus Response Metric currently being met is a high level of transmission of…
  • February 23, 2022

    Traveling for spring break? Testing + other guidance

    Dear U-M Community Member,  As spring break approaches, the U-M community is encouraged to get a COVID-19 test BEFORE and AFTER any anticipated travel to help maintain the health of our community. While COVID-19 cases on campus and the surrounding community continue to decline, it’s important to continue to reduce the spread of COVID-19 on campus through appropriate testing. Where…
  • February 18, 2022

    February 18, 2022, Campus COVID-19 Update

    Continued improvement in case numbers  With continued decreases, COVID-19 cases have returned to levels more consistent with case counts seen earlier in the fall term before the surge caused by the omicron variant.  U-M’s wastewater surveillance also shows a pattern of decreasing activity in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and in areas on and around campus. While…
  • February 11, 2022

    February 11, 2022, Campus COVID-19 Update

    Sustained improvement in case numbers  COVID-19 cases continue to decrease on campus and in the surrounding community, with daily reports showing a continued downward trend for students and employees. U-M’s wastewater surveillance also shows a pattern of decreasing activity in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and in areas on and around campus. The only Campus Response Metric…
  • February 4, 2022

    February 4, 2022, Campus COVID-19 Update

    Campus COVID cases trending down COVID-19 activity on campus and the surrounding community is now showing signs of sustained improvement. Preliminary data on the U-M COVID-19 dashboard indicates cases are continuing to decrease compared to the previous weeks and a review of daily reports supports this continued downward trend for both students and employees. Boosters…
  • February 1, 2022

    Report your booster shot by this Friday (if you haven’t already)

    Dear U-M Student,  We know it has been a whirlwind few weeks of 2022, and you may not have reported your booster information yet. If you haven’t, it’s time to do so—this Friday, February 4, is the deadline to report your booster information.  If you have already reported your booster information, thank you! Your booster…
  • January 27, 2022

    Campus COVID-19 Update

    COVID-19 activity COVID-19 cases associated with the campus are continuing to decrease compared to the previous weeks, based on preliminary data on the U-M COVID-19 dashboard, and daily reports support this continued downward trend. Last week, U-M students accounted for 10 percent of COVID-19 cases in Washtenaw County as a result of cases also decreasing…