Face Coverings are Required

  1. Face coverings are required:
    • In all UA facilities, with very limited exceptions
    • For indoor and outdoor academic or student events, including social events and events sponsored by University registered or affiliated organizations
  1. Limited exceptions include
    • In your room/suite
    • Alone in an enclosed office or study room
    • Alone in your vehicle
    • Walking or exercising outside, while physically distanced
    • In indoor athletic facilities while actively participating in athletic activities
    • While actively participating in intercollegiate activities
    • When speaking to a crowd while maintaining social distance [Removed: 9/14/20]
  1. Approved face coverings include masks, cloth face coverings, and face shields (in certain circumstances). Faculty, staff, and students have been or will be provided two cloth face masks.


Physical Distancing is Required

  1. Physical distancing requires 6 feet of uninhabited space around you – all sides. Faculty, staff, students, and all others on campus must comply with physical distancing.
    • Plexiglas dividers have been provided in some classrooms and other areas where distancing is difficult or not possible

Practice Safe Hygiene

  1. In addition to requirements of face coverings and physical distancing, faculty, staff, and students are also encouraged to follow proper handwashing and hygiene practices
  2. UA has provided new touchless hand sanitizer stations throughout campus, and has upgraded cleaning protocols to assist in these goals
  3. Supervisors have been instructed to continue remote and staggered schedules to allow for distancing and transmission mitigation


When Should You Wear A Mask?