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UMSON SAFE Screening and COVID-19 Testing Requirements
Employees and students who access campus are required to complete SAFE on Campus screening and submit a negative COVID-19 test result, depending on the situation. Learn more by clicking the relevant button below.
For Students For Employees
* If you are both a nursing student and an employee, student requirements take precedence.
Everyone is required to wear a face covering at all times while on the UMB campus or at an off-campus location occupied by UMB community members. More information.
- Please maintain a 6-foot distance whenever possible.
- Elevators are limited to 2 people at a time.
Certain stalls and sinks have been blocked off to adhere to physical distancing guidelines. Single-stall, gender-neutral bathrooms are also available on each floor.
Personal Protective Equipment
Students in clinical and simulation experiences will be provided with a face shield and several surgical-procedural face masks. Students having experiences on inpatient units in hospitals will also be fitted for an N95 or better respirator.
Clinical instructors taking groups of students to clinical sites will be provided with a face shield and several surgical-procedural face masks. Clinical instructors taking groups of students to inpatient units in hospitals will also be fitted for an N95 or better respirator if they don’t already have one.
Students taking part in simulation activities will receive schedules regarding on-campus activities from your course instructors. Simulation rooms have markings to provide visual reminders for physical distancing. Specific instructions will be provided related to activities when you arrive to your practice rooms. Rooms will be cleaned after each use.
Cleaning, Disinfecting, Hand Sanitizer Stations, and Cleaning Carts
- Cleaning and disinfecting protocol has been adjusted because of the pandemic, focusing on high-touch areas.
- Hand sanitizer stations and cleaning carts with supplies such as gloves, hand sanitizer, disinfectant spray, and paper towels are available throughout the building.
The Lactation Room is set up to adhere to social distancing practices, and hand sanitizer will be provided.
A face mask and student ID are required to access the Campus Center.
In the UMSON building, rooms 255 (16 seats), 430 (20 seats), and 450 (7 seats) have been designated for eating while providing room for physical distancing. Additional dining areas are also available in the Campus Center.
Television screens throughout the UMSON building are being reserved to display COVID-19 related information.
These plans reflect current public health guidance and are subject to change. We will proactively communicate any changes that may affect our community.