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Important Update:

The university is operating at Level 2 for the first two weeks of classes for the spring 2022 semester.

For classes, this means faculty will have the discretion to choose a fully remote format, hybrid format or fully in-person format. Masks will be mandatory the first two weeks for in-person classes, with faculty offering a plan for students unable to attend in person. These changes begin for classes Jan.12.

Visit the COVID-19 website to report a positive test, symptoms or exposure, for vaccine and testing information and for other COVID-19 resources. 

COVID-19 Response

The university is shifting to Level 2 operations for the first two weeks of classes for the spring 2022 semester.

For classes, this means faculty will have the discretion to choose a fully remote format, hybrid format or fully in-person format. Masks will be mandatory the first two weeks for in-person classes, with faculty offering a plan for students unable to attend in person. These changes begin for classes Jan.12.

Students should check their UCO email and D2L for further instructions from their professors for their classes. 


Consistent with CDC guidance, vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask when in public indoor spaces in places where the COVID-19 virus transmission is considered substantial or high. Oklahoma County is currently listed as an area of high transmission by the CDC.

The CDC further recommends that unvaccinated individuals continue to wear a mask when around others indoors, regardless of their area’s rate of transmission. 

Feeling Sick?

Learn about the most common COVID-19 symptoms, how to get tested and what steps to take if you test positive for COVID-19.

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What Should I Do Next?

Report a Case

If you have tested positive for COVID-19 or have had direct exposure to someone with COVID-19, file a report with the COVID-19 Response Team.

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COVID-19 Self-Reporting Form 

Vaccine Info

All Oklahomans age five and older are eligible to receive a vaccine. Clinics across the Oklahoma City metro are hosting vaccines clinics. Schedule a vaccine appointment and learn more.

Vaccination

Vaccine Information


Resources

Find resources on COVID-19 assistance for food, child care, resources for faculty, staff and student workers and other emergency resources, as well as those for mental health and stress relief.

Emergency Relief Resources

Policies and Procedures

Review the university's official policies and procedures in regards to academic delivery, wearing masks, reporting COVID-19 exposure and more.

Policies and Procedures


COVID-19 Operational Guidance

The COVID-19 pandemic is an ever-changing situation. UCO continuously monitors the virus’ impact on campus, as well as on the city, state, national and global levels. As a result, Central’s plan for each semester and beyond could change as the situation evolves. The university is dedicated to remaining flexible in order to further the health and safety of its community members.

OPERATIONAL CONTINGENCY PLANOPERATIONAL DECISION FRAMEWORK


UCO COVID-19 Dashboard

The UCO COVID-19 Dashboard presents COVID-19 case data on the University of Central Oklahoma campus for faculty, staff and students. 

COVID-19 Dashboard