August 30, 2021
Navigating Our Classrooms and Student Spaces
Rutgers offers a quick reference guide for faculty and students on classrooms, residence halls, libraries, and other campus spaces including a high-level view of information pertaining to transportation, face coverings, spaces, vaccination, and testing.
August 27, 2021
Update to the Guide to Returning to Rutgers – 8/27/21
Rutgers community members are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the details in this updated version of the guide, which reflects the most recent public health guidelines.
August 25, 2021
Final Weekly Message on Preparations for Fall Semester
As the semester approaches, President Holloway hopes the FDA’s vaccine approval and Governor Murphy’s state worker mandate will encourage increased vaccinations among the small percentage of unvaccinated Rutgers employees.
President Holloway provides an update on the fall semester as we prepare for a safe and full return to campus, including our students achieving a 99.5 percent rate of compliance with our COVID vaccination requirement with a small cohort receiving exemptions.
August 17, 2021
Libraries’ Stacks to Open on August 23
Rutgers University Libraries will resume access to the stacks at all libraries beginning Monday, August 23, with some modifications to services for accessing print collections and following all safety protocols established by the university.
August 11, 2021
Our Continued Plans for a Rewarding and Safe Fall Semester
President Holloway writes that with high vaccination rates against COVID-19 and continued safety measures in place, Rutgers is committed to keeping the university community healthy as we prepare for the fall semester.
Returning to Rutgers Safely
- Read the Guide to Returning to Rutgers, the toolkit for the return to campus.
- Faculty and staff can review the Return to Rutgers Tech Checklist.
- Navigating Our Classrooms and Student Spaces is a quick reference guide for faculty and students.
Complete the mandatory My Campus Pass, a daily self-screening application for employees and students, before entering a Rutgers building or being on campus. Log in to my.rutgers.edu.
Use the Rutgers Visitors Log to register visitors, vendors, contractors, and guests each day using this required platform. Access the app.
Health & Safety
Students: Upload your vaccination records on the Rutgers Student Immunization portal. NetID and password required.
Faculty/staff: Upload your documentation to the COVID-19 Vaccination portal.
Rutgers offers COVID-19 vaccinations at three campus locations.
For resources that can answer your questions about the current semester and beyond, please visit your respective campus website:
- Rutgers University–New Brunswick
- Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences
- Rutgers University–Newark
- Rutgers University–Camden
A Message to Students on COVID-19 Vaccinations (July 20, 2021)
An Important Message: Upload Your Vaccination Record (July 15, 2021)
Return to Rutgers | Public Safety Updates (June 29, 2021)
COVID Vaccine for Covered Individuals Policy Update (June 21, 2021)
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Information (May 3, 2021)
Additional announcements can be found on the Communications page.
Submit violations of university safety guidelines by completing the COVID Observation Reporting form. Please note that submissions are not monitored in real-time and are intended for non-emergency concerns only.
Donate to support Rutgers students during this crisis and help fund COVID-19 research and clinical care: support.rutgers.edu/covid19support
This website is your official source of information about the university’s response to COVID-19. This is an evolving situation and we will provide updates as information becomes available. Check this site frequently.