What to Expect When You Return to Campus

Last Updated September 2, 2021

For those who are returning to campus, it is important that you follow the guidance set forth by Yale to reduce the transmission of the virus. All approved individuals returning to and working on the campus are expected to meet the following obligations.

General Guidance

*Individuals are considered fully-vaccinated two weeks after they receive the last dose of their vaccine series (i.e. second dose of a two-dose series or one does of a single-dose vaccine and after they submit or confirm their vaccination documentation through the Yale Vaccine Portal.

Health and Well-being

Please follow the health precautions outlined on Yale’s COVID-19 Prevention page to reduce the risk of infection for you and your colleagues.

COVID-19 Virus Screening Program: Yale is offering a screening program to Yale faculty, staff, and trainees who have been authorized to return to campus and who do not have symptoms of COVID-19. The screening, which is voluntary and free of charge. Please visit COVID-19 Screening Program for additional details. An appointment is required.

Navigating Campus

Yale ShuttleVisit the Yale Shuttle page for additional information about Safe Riding Protocols.

Parking and Transportation: Please visit the Parking and Transportation Options page to stay updated on changes to schedules and services. 

Additional Resources

Review valuable resources, which will be updated regularly, to help you remain informed.