Help us slow the spread of COVID-19.
Campus Health Practices
Face masks strongly encouraged, but not required
The University of Iowa strongly encourages face masks in all classroom settings and during in-person office hours.
Guidelines implemented by the Board of Regents, State of Iowa prohibit the public universities from requiring masks on campus.
*University policy and federal law continue to require masks on CAMBUS.
Keep yourself and campus safe by getting vaccinated as soon as possible.
- Fever (temperature >=37.8 C or 100.0 F) or Chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
Learn more about what to do if you're experiencing symptoms or have been exposed to COVID-19.
Do not leave home, attend class or go to work if you develop any symptom(s) consistent with COVID-19, except to get medical care. Do not visit public areas.
Call your doctor
Consult your UI Health Care provider, Student Health, or personal health care provider about any symptoms to see if you need a COVID-19 test.
Care for your mental health
Coping in the time of COVID-19 is an uncharted, life-changing task for everyone. As a result, it can make caring for our own mental health and that of those around us challenging. Follow the links on the right to learn more about campus resources, including a 24/7 support line where you can call, text, or chat online for help.
Stay up-to-date on COVID-19 information, case reporting data, and guidance from national and state agencies.