Elon University conducted on-campus classes during the 2020-21 academic year by creating a culture of responsibility and resilience, with health and safety always the paramount priority. Now the Elon community is planning for the 2021-22 academic year. This website will be updated throughout the summer based on recommendations of the Ready & Resilient Committee.

What you need to know

Required Testing

Learn about the testing requirements for members of the community who are not fully vaccinated.

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.