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COVID-19 Updates

Latest Updates: January 8, 2021

  • Spring semester classes begin January 19. Please review the Spring 2021 Guide to prepare for returning to campus.

  • Free COVID-19 testing is available at the Morris Armory through February. There are additional COVID-19 community testing sites statewide. Mail-in saliva testing is available to anyone living in Minnesota. And Morris students may take advantage of the MTest clinic on the Twin Cities campus

  • The University of Minnesota is currently preparing a phased approach for access to the vaccine for students, faculty, and staff that follows guidelines developed at the federal and state level.

  • The restriction on all international travel for University business by students, faculty, and staff has been extended to March 31, 2021. However, faculty, staff, and graduate students may apply for an exception to the restriction. Domestic travel by staff or faculty using personal or fleet services vehicles continues to be allowed, but faculty and staff domestic air travel for University purposes is discouraged unless absolutely necessary.

Communications Archive

For University of Minnesota systemwide communications, visit the Safe Campus page.