Hey school college students, bear in mind when getting the COVID vaccine meant the tip of the oversight from college directors hellbent on hassling you? Yeah, there’s unhealthy information. Stanford University introduced Wednesday night time that it might start testing college students on a weekly foundation, no matter vaccination standing. That’s proper, even for those who’ve been vaccinated, you’ll nonetheless be hassled for a COVID check.
“Working together, we can monitor the prevalence of COVID-19 at Stanford, adjust requirements as needed, protect our friends and family, and keep campus as safe as possible for in-person learning and activities this summer and autumn,” Stanford Vice Provost for Student Affairs Susie Brubaker-Cole mentioned in a press release.
Beginning August 15, the varsity will start testing all college students. There’s additionally a campus rule that everybody should be vaccinated. And there’s extra. There will probably be a campus-wide indoor masking rule.
“All Stanford students, employees, and visitors are required to wear face coverings indoors, including lounges, dining halls, restrooms, laundry rooms, and elevators in student residences, except when alone in a private office or student room or actively eating or drinking. They may also be mandated at large events where the organizers specifically require them,” the varsity mentioned in its launch.
Stanford isn’t accomplished simply but.
The college can also be recommending vaccination for spouses, companions and kids of those that work and research on the campus. We’re speaking a vaxxed, masked & examined utopia.
Stanford introduced July 19 that it might cease testing vaccinated college students. Now it’s August 12 and the varsity is again to testing everybody.
While Stanford goes the ultra-vaxxed route, Wesleyan College in West Virginia will admit college students who want to stay unvaccinated however they are going to be required to pay a $750 price after which be examined weekly. Students who check constructive will then be despatched to “contained housing” for 48 hours after which they’ll be required to search out housing preparations till they’re medically cleared to return to campus.
From there, Wesleyan college students who wish to keep on campus the remainder of the semester will probably be charged a $250 price. It’s unclear if these guidelines apply to vaccinated college students who check constructive.
Stay tuned. The world of testing and vaccinations on school campuses is altering by the day.