How to Comply
Being up to date on COVID-19 vaccination is mandatory for all students, faculty, and staff. This includes receiving all boosters for which you are eligible.
Vaccine-related Policies and Guidelines
COVID-19 vaccination is mandatory for all affiliates who will be on campus. Additional information to support compliance with the vaccine mandate, including booster doses.
Also read about New York Safe and Sick Leave and Columbia's 2021 Additional Floating Days Off.
Everyone who returns to campus must sign the health compact.
Spring 2023 Update on COVID-19 University Guidance
With the planned ending of the COVID-19 national public health emergency scheduled for May 11, 2023, the University is adjusting its COVID-19 guidance as of that date.
Public Health Update: Returning to Campus After Winter Break
Guidance about COVID-19 testing, boosters, flu vaccinations, and masking, as well as important information for travelers to and from the People's Republic of China and certain regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
Updated Guidance and Policies for Faculty and Staff
Our public health experts have carefully monitored developments over the first few weeks of the semester to determine where adjustments might be needed or appropriate. Because the fall semester is now off to a successful start, and with COVID-19 conditions on campus and in New York City continuing to improve, we are announcing modifications to our campus protocols.
Learn how to upload your vaccination documentation in the ReopenCU app with this short video guide.