Monday, Jul 31
Cases continue to be low on campus and in San Francisco. It is estimated that 95 percent of the population in the United States now has some form of immunity or protection against COVID-19 due to vaccination, infection with a previous variant, or both.
Friday, Apr 29
We know it is difficult to keep up with local and national changes to COVID-19 expectations, recommendations, and requirements. As we have since March 2020, we continue to prioritize the health and safety of our USF community in our response to the pandem
Monday, Mar 28
In partnership with our medical experts, we have been closely following the emergence of the Omicron subvariant BA.2.
Tuesday, Mar 08
With Spring Break approaching next week and taking place this week for the School of Law, we want to share reminders about being healthy while you are away from campus.
Thursday, Feb 10
We will continue to put the safety of our community at the forefront and will keep our current preventive strategies in place.
Tuesday, Feb 08
In partnership with Go Health, USF has made additional Covid testing appointments available to faculty, staff, and students on Mondays from 1pm-3pm in McLaren 250. This is in addition to Go Health Testing on Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Monday, Jan 31
Although some gyms in San Francisco are impacted by recent updates to Health Order C19-07y, all patrons of the Koret Health and Recreation Center will be required to wear face coverings after Feb.1.
Monday, Jan 24
Welcome to the spring semester. A big thank you to all of you who have uploaded your COVID-19 vaccination booster and re-entry testing information into Med+Proctor.
Wednesday, Jan 19
Go Health has made additional Covid testing appointments available to faculty, staff and students on Friday, Jan. 21, 9-11 am in McLaren 250.
Monday, Jan 03
Current research indicates that a booster shot significantly raises the level of protection in those who have been fully vaccinated. COVID-19 boosters will be required for all students as soon as you are eligible.
Friday, Dec 17
With the semester coming to a close, we are grateful for the way in which the USF community has worked together this fall to keep one another healthy and safe.
Thursday, Dec 16
As we approach winter break, it is important to practice safe, responsible, and positive health behaviors while finding opportunities to rest and recharge.
Tuesday, Dec 14
While our masking policies for our campuses will largely remain unchanged, masking will now be required for patrons of the Koret Health and Recreation Center beginning on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021.
Wednesday, Nov 17
Congratulations! Today, after 19 months of pandemic and after many months of waiting, I am delighted to announce that your commencement ceremony will take place — in person, inside St. Ignatius Church, on Friday, April 8, 2022.
Friday, Oct 29
Beginning on Monday, Nov. 1, individuals who are working out in Koret will no longer be required to wear face coverings while inside the facility.
Thursday, Oct 14
As we approach fall break and the holiday season, it is important to keep in mind to practice safe and responsible positive health behaviors while on campus and while away if traveling.
Wednesday, Oct 06
The Dons Health Check health survey is required each day you are on campus.
Tuesday, Sep 28
As we approach fall break and the Thanksgiving holiday, it is important to keep in mind that part of your duty and responsibility is practicing healthy and safe behaviors while on campus and while away.
Tuesday, Sep 21
Today, I am pleased to share with you details on grants that will be distributed to eligible USF students through the American Rescue Plan (ARP), a program of the U.S. Department of Education’s Higher Education Emergency Relief Funds (HEERF).
Friday, Sep 03
I write to inform you that after much deliberation, the university has made the difficult decision to postpone this year’s Family Weekend, originally scheduled for Oct. 1–3.