Campus Requirements

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Requirements for Campus Actvity

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The California Department of Public Health released updated guidance on Nov. 16, 2020, which mandates that a face covering is required at all times when outside of the home. For additional information on PPE use at Cal Poly visit our Department of Emergency Management.


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All currently enrolled students living on campus or within SLO County are required to participate in winter quarter testing. For additional information, visit the Student testing page.


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Daily Screening

Every morning at 4 a.m. you will receive an email or text (set up your preferences) to complete the assessment by noon (12 p.m.) or before going to campus, whichever comes first.


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Compliance & Sanctions

Failure to follow campus protocols will result in student conduct action, which could include suspension or expulsion. More information can be found on the Office of Student Rights & Responsibilities website.

For additional information on mandatory testing requirements and safety measures during COVID-19, see the amended Presidential Order.

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