Parents and Families

face covering

Based on new state guidance, the U-M face covering policy has been updated to allow your student and other individuals to go mask-free while outdoors on all U-M campuses.

The change updates the previous requirement — issued in July 2020 — that all students, staff, faculty and visitors wear a face covering anywhere on U-M property, including indoors, outdoors and while on U-M transportation on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses.

In addition, as a result of the current low transmission rate of COVID-19 in the university community, U-M — in alignment with the Washtenaw County Health Department — adopted a 10-day period of quarantine for unvaccinated individuals following a close-contact exposure.

You can read complete details in this University Record article.