Operational Posture

Guarded

  • Moderate number of cases, with most cases from a known source
  • Increased personal public health precautions to limit personal exposure warranted

What to Expect

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Vaccination Clinic

Latest Details on the Governor's Phased Plan

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In partnership with Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration, UMass Amherst today announced that it will expand its role in distributing COVID-19 vaccines, providing vaccinations for the foreseeable future in concert with the criteria and timeline of the state’s phased vaccination plan.

Keeping the UMass community healthy is critical to our success this spring. The asymptomatic testing program for COVID-19, conducted at the Public Health Promotion Center at the Mullins Center, is designed to mitigate community spread through the early detection of infection.

Keeping the UMass community healthy is critical to our success this spring. The asymptomatic testing program for COVID-19, conducted at the Public Health Promotion Center at the Mullins Center, is designed to mitigate community spread through the early detection of infection.

As we plan for the Spring Semester, the safety of our instructors, students and staff is our highest priority. During the fall semester UMass Amherst created a new Public Health Promotion Center (PHPC) and implemented a wide range of health and safety measures, including in classrooms, as well as an extensive testing, contact tracing and quarantine/isolation protocols.

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