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COVID-19 Ready

WSU is developing an expansive and welcoming in-person experience in fall 2021 that will let you connect with fellow Cougs as safely as possible.

What you need to know now

  • Washington State University will require proof of the COVID-19 vaccination for all students engaging in activities at a WSU campus or location in the 2021-2022 academic year. The university also intends to extend this requirement to all employees and volunteers engaging in activities on a WSU worksite. Exemptions will be allowed for medical, religious and personal reasons.  Read more.
  • WSU employees, students and visitors who provide proof of full vaccination will be allowed to forgo face masks and physical distancing on all University locations starting May 27.
  • WSU is preparing for an in-person Fall 2021 semester and is making its plans in accordance with state and public health guidelines.
  • All students and employees must complete a self-attestation form every day you plan to be at a physical WSU location. Locations include all campuses, extension locations, and satellite offices.
  • WSU employees can use the WSU Mobile app for daily attestation.
  • WSU is cooperating with health authorities statewide to facilitate contact tracing.

This website is not intended to be all-encompassing and should not be considered to be providing medical or legal advice. In all instances, you should consult with a relevant expert for guidance specific to your circumstances.