What we are doing

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What you can do

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Keep yourself and campus safe by getting vaccinated as soon as possible.

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Be Respectful

Masks are not required, but welcome.

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Consult a Healthcare Provider

If you develop symptoms or test positive for COVID-19, stay home and self isolate.

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Layers of safety help prevent spread of COVID-19

Patricia Winokur, infectious disease specialist, explains how layering multiple safety strategies can protect us from COVID-19.

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COVID-19 vaccines now available for children ages 6 months and older

COVID-19 vaccines are available for children ages 6 months and older following authorization from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). If you would like your child to be vaccinated through UI Health Care, you can schedule a vaccination by visiting MyChart or uihc.org/schedule-your-covid-19-vaccination.

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Slowing the spread of COVID-19 two years after the pandemic's start

The severity of COVID-19 in patients has seemed to ease with the arrival of the omicron variant - nearly two years after the initial virus - and eased further in patients who received a COVID-19 vaccination. Although COVID-19 infections did increase, the hospital credits a large percentage of vaccinated individuals as evidence of a community-wide effort to slow the spread.


Updates on COVID-19

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH)

24/7 COVID-19 Helpline from UI Hospitals & Clinics

Student Health Nurseline

UI Hospitals & Clinics appointment questions
800-777-8442 (toll free) or send a message through MyChart

Travel Advisories
CDC and U.S. Department of State

UI Hospitals & Clinics
COVID-19 Preparedness

University Counseling Service

UI Employee Assistance Program