CORONAVIRUS UPDATES AND RESOURCES
Campus Mask Policy
Current Mask Policy
- Masks are required inside all campus buildings, regardless of an individual’s vaccination status.
- The only exceptions are for dining and when in a personal residence hall room or office.
Latest Update Regarding Mask Policy
After considering a variety of factors, including recent campus surveys, the number of active cases in Adair County, the advice of public health professionals and CDC guidance, Truman will continue the current mask policy and will review and reevaluate the policy by November 5.
Masks are required inside all campus buildings, regardless of an individual’s vaccination status. The only exceptions are for dining and when in a personal residence hall room or office.
Extension of the mask policy is done in consideration of the community as a whole. Cases in Adair County continue to be substantial and are predicted to remain so over the next four weeks. As such, based on information from the CDC, the community transmission risk remains “high.” Everyone in the county is advised to wear a mask in public, indoor settings, according to the CDC and the Adair County Health Department.
- CDC Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education
- Missouri Center for Public Health Excellence: College and University Recommendations