What Do I Do…?

If You Have Tested Positive for Covid-19

Have you received a positive Covid-19 test? It’s time to make some decisions to start your isolation:

  1. Decide if you are going to stay on campus in the Dome or go home.
    1. If you are going home, you can leave as soon as you are able to depart.
    2. If you are going to the Dome, here is a packing list and directions on ordering meals. Please wait in your room until the Hotline confirms with you about the Dome before entering the Dome.
  2. Complete your close contact list. Please also reach out to your close contacts. The Hotline will give them directions on their next steps.
  3. Notify your faculty about future missed classes.
  4. Lastly, the Hotline will share some other important information about isolation.

If You Have Been Exposed to Covid-19

Are you a close contact to someone who tested positive for Covid-19? Here are your next steps, based on the variables that fit your situation:

If you have a current vaccine:

Current means you received the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine within the last 6 months, Johnson & Johnson within the last 2 months or have had a booster.

You are not required to quarantine, but you will need to wear a mask for 10 days. If you develop symptoms, please get tested and follow instructions for students with symptoms.

If you are not vaccinated or your vaccine is not current:

You will need to quarantine for 5 days then wear a mask for an additional 5 days. You can quarantine in your residence hall or at home / off-campus.

  1. Decide if you are staying in your residence hall or going home.
    1. If you are going home, you can leave as soon as you are able to depart.
    2. If you are staying in your residence hall room, here are directions on ordering meals.
  2. Notify your faculty about future missed classes.
  3. Lastly, the Hotline will share some other important information about quarantine via email.

If you tested positive for Covid-19 or antibodies within the past 90 days:

You are not required to wear a mask or quarantine. Be sure to monitor your symptoms and follow symptom protocol if they develop.

If you dispute that you are a close contact, please communicate directly to the positive Covid-19 person to determine if you were within 6 feet for 15 minutes or longer.

If You Have Covid-19 Symptoms

If you have Covid-19 symptoms, please contact your medical provider or get a Covid-19 test. You will need to quarantine either in the Haak or at home / off-campus unless you have differing directions from your medical provider:

  1. Decide if you will stay on campus in the Haak or go home.
    1. If you are going home, you can leave as soon as you are able to depart.
    2. If you are going to the Haak, here is a packing list and directions on ordering meals. Please wait until the Hotline confirms with you about the Haak before entering the Haak.
  2. Notify your faculty about future missed classes.
  3. Lastly, the Hotline will share some other important information via email.