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Summer/Fall Semester FAQ on COVID-19 Policies:
Am I required to get the vaccine?
Vaccines are not required, but strongly recommended.
Am I still required to wear a mask on campus?
Masks will be no longer be required on campus starting May 17.
What will be the policies for in-person classes?
Summer classes will still be spatially distanced. No face coverings will be required unless requested by the professor. Starting in the Fall, no face coverings or social distancing will be enforced.
What if I test positive for COVID-19?
For students who test positive for COVID-19, (whether they are fully vaccinated or not), they are required to quarantine for 10 days from the time symptoms appear and can come out of quarantine once symptoms have been improving and there is no sign of fever after 24 hours (without fever-reducing medication). Students must immediately email firstname.lastname@example.org and call Kyle Cerrito in the Dean of Students Office (919-761-2306) to report a positive test.Students must immediately email email@example.com and call Kyle Cerrito in the Dean of Students Office (919-761-2306) to report a positive test.
What if I am exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19?
For students who have been exposed to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 and have been vaccinated, they will not have to quarantine as long as they are asymptomatic. If students have not been vaccinated, then they are required to contact the Dean of Students Office and quarantine for 7 days (if they are asymptomatic and can present a negative test on the 6th or 7th day) or 10 days (if asymptomatic and are not getting tested).
What if I tested positive for COVID-19, but I am asymptomatic?
You must quarantine for 10 days. After 10 days, you do not need to get tested and are able to be around others.
What about testing and quarantine requirements?
They are the same as current CDC guidance and stated policy.
What should I do if I have symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to COVID-19?
Students should be aware of the symptoms of COVID-19:
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
You can call our campus doctor, Dr. Robert Stewart, of the Southeastern Health Center at (919) 604-1297 if you have COVID symptoms or have tested positive for COVID.
If you need to get tested for COVID, you can access the Wake County testing link here
Radeas Labs will be providing free COVID testing every week Monday – Tuesday and Thursday – Saturday in Wake Forest and every Tuesday – Saturday in Zebulon. Please refer to the Radeas website for times: https://www.radeas.com/
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What will the library’s hours and services look like?
The library is operating on normal operating hours. The library is operating under the guidelines below to promote the safety of all patrons and employees:
- In accordance with Southeastern’s policy, face-coverings are optional.
- Staff and patrons should remain home if they show any signs of sickness.
- Facilities Management and Library staff will work to ensure that hard surfaces are cleaned at least once daily.
- Public coffee service has been discontinued for the foreseeable future.
- Two people will be allowed at larger tables (6 ft. in length or larger), provided they distance themselves. One person will be allowed at smaller tables.
- Patrons and staff will maintain six feet of distance from others at all times.
- The floor person will serve as a roving social distance monitor asking people to spread out, if necessary.