Important Reminder: COVID-19 precautions

The International Center would like to remind you to continue to follow COVID-19 precautions, particularly since the new COVID-10 variant B.1.1.7 has been identified in Ann Arbor.  This variant may spread more easily and quickly. 

  • Stay informed!  Carefully read emails from Robert Ernst, M.D., the Associate Vice President of Student Life for Health and Wellness or from Preeti Malani, M.D., U-M’s Chief Health Officer.
  • Follow these public health best practices:
    • Avoid large social gatherings (current public health orders restrict indoors gatherings to no more than 10 people).
    • Wear a mask on campus and when around anyone outside your immediate household.
    • Practice social distancing.
    • Get tested for COVID-19 regularly.
    • Watch for symptoms, and isolate and seek medical care immediately if symptoms develop.
  • Use the ResponsiBLUE app daily.
  • Check the CAMPUS MAIZE AND BLUEPRINT website often for updated information
  • Indicate your interest in getting the vaccine when you are eligible, by completing the Blue Queue survey.
  • If you plan to travel outside or within the US, make sure you understand CDC guidelines for domestic or international travel as well as any state or local recommendations or requirements related to travel.
  • When you travel to campus from abroad or from another U.S. state, be sure to follow these guidelines .