Please follow directional signage.
Here are some examples of what to expect in the building:
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: Limited to 2 people at a time.
- Stairs: Traffic is one directional; however, during an emergency, you should use the nearest stairs regardless of direction posted.
Directional signage has been posted at building entrances, elevators, stairways, etc.
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.
Hand Sanitizer Stations and Cleaning Carts
Hand sanitizer stations and cleaning carts with supplies such as gloves, hand sanitizer, disinfectant spray, and paper towels are available throughout the building. More information.
The Lactation Room is set up to adhere to social distancing practices, and hand sanitizer will be provided.
Campus Center / Dining
ClinArt Cafe, the first-floor cafe in the SMC Campus Center, is open Monday - Friday from 8:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Both a cashier and a self-checkout kiosks are available to expedite service.
A face mask and student ID are required to access the Campus Center. Specific areas in the building are designated for eating while providing room for physical distancing.
Routine cleaning services as well as enhancements to cleaning and disinfecting restrooms and high-touch points in common areas have been implemented.
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.