General Operations

Food and Dining Services 

The FAQ’s contained in this section pertain to JMU Dining Facilities.

Housekeeping and Facilities

This section includes enhanced Facility and Housekeeping protocols and advice on maintaining personal workplaces to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Public Events 

There are specific requirements for some public events, including athletic events and arts performances.

Vaccinations 

The vaccination FAQs describe who must be vaccinated, where to obtain a vaccination and how to inform JMU of your vaccination status in a confidential manner.

  • Specific vaccine information for students is here.
  • Specific vaccine information for faculty and staff is here.


Employee Operations  

Guiding Principles  

JMU’s employee guidelines are intended to be aligned and consistent with local and state guidance. JMU will also follow recommendations from the federal government including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Commonwealth of Virginia, including the Virginia Department of Health (VDH), the Department of Human Resource Management, and Virginia Occupational Safety and Health (VOSH). 

Exposure 

If you have been exposed to COVID-19, follow these steps to determine your quarantine requirements.  

Illness Protocols  

If you experience symptoms associated with COVID-19, this section will provide the steps you need to take.

Testing Positive

If you have tested positive for COVID-19, follow these steps to determine your isolation requirements.  

Travel

Refer to this section for information on state travel for employees.

Vaccinations  

Information on employee vaccination requirements is available online. You can also find details on reporting your vaccination status.

Weekly Screening Tests

Employees who have not been vaccinated must participate in weekly screening tests

 


Student Operations 

Academic Support Services

Resources for students who would like additional support with classes are available here. 

Attendance

Questions about class attendance are addressed here

Exposure

Students who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 should follow the guidelines here

Masks

Masks are temporarily required in indoor spaces on owned or leased university property when in the presence of others. Information on types of masks is available online.

Positive Tests

Resources related to testing positive for COVID-19 are available here

Quarantine and Isolation 

There are specific requirements for students related to quarantine and isolation.

  • Specific quarantine information for students is here.
  • Specific isolation information for students is here.

Vaccinations  

Information on student vaccination requirements is available online. You can also find details on submitting vaccination documentation.

Weekly Screening Tests

Students who have not been vaccinated must participate in weekly screening tests

 


Exceptions and Exemptions 

Employees who are seeking an exception to a university requirement or policy related to COVID-19 should email COVID19employee@jmu.edu. Your request will be reviewed, and you will receive a response within two business days.

 

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