The following plan includes precautions, protocols, and guidelines to promote the health and safety of our campus community. For individuals visiting campus, please see the new Spring Return to Campus Testing Requirements.
The college is committed to ensuring precautions, protocols, and guidelines are in place that promote the health and safety of the members of the campus community. In order to prevent the spread of COVID-19 on campus, the following safety measures incorporates guidance from local and national health authorities, including the Chicago and Illinois departments of public health, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and other agencies such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and Columbia College Chicago policies and practices.
Learn more about the full campus reopening plan and process.
Learn about active COVID-19 cases on campus and COVID-19.Visit
Learn more about how to meet COVID-19 testing requirements for faculty, staff, and students returning to campus in January.Visit
The college has contact tracing protocols in place to notify individuals who may have been exposed to the virus on campus to reduce community spread.Visit
Individuals who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 must follow specific guidelines before returning to campus.Visit
Please view the college's temporary work from home, employee travel, and new reopening policies.
Learn about social distancing and safety precautions in the Residence Halls.Visit
Recent announcements regarding the status of reopening campus and mitigating the spread of COVID-19.Visit
Learn more about traveling safely to campus using public transportation.Visit
Learn more about the office hours for campus resources and student support services.Visit
Frequently asked questions and answers related to health and safety concerns on campus.Visit
The resources below are to help you navigate precautions, protocols, and policies on campus that have been instituted as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.