Elon University resumed on-campus classes for the 2020-21 academic year by creating a culture of responsibility and resilience. The health and safety of our community is our paramount priority as we adapt to the COVID-19 threat. The Elon Honor Code calls each of us to make a solemn, personal commitment to act every day to protect our own health and the health of others.

What you need to know

Required Testing

Learn about the testing all members of the Elon community are required to participate in throughout the semester.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Learn about when and how to obtain a vaccine to protect yourself against the virus.

If You Become Ill

What to do if you report COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to the virus based on protocols established by Elon University and health officials.

COVID-19 Dashboard

Your hub for updates about the number of cases on campus and Elon’s data-driven alert model that guides our COVID-19 response.

Healthy Habits

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your mask properly at all times.

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Keep your distance

at least 12 squirrels apart.

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Clean & disinfect

common surfaces & objects regularly.

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your hands often for at least 20 seconds.

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and protect your social bubble.

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Never miss the test

for the health of the community.

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Seek medical help

if you begin to experience COVID-19 symptoms.

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the size of gatherings per local and state guidelines.

Video Resources

Questions? Contact Us.