vaccination policy

  1. April 27, 2022

    U-M updates mask guidelines, other COVID-19 policies

    Wearing a mask will soon be optional across the university, except for selected areas on the Ann Arbor campus, under a revised face-covering policy that takes effect May 2.

  2. March 9, 2022

    University to drop mask mandate for most indoor spaces March 14

    U-M will make masking optional starting March 14 for most indoor spaces on campus, including offices, residence halls and athletic events. Masks will remain required in classrooms, buses and some other areas.

  3. March 7, 2022

    Updates to ResponsiBLUE include booster information

    Significant updates — including new statuses to support U-M’s COVID-19 booster requirement — have been made to ResponsiBLUE, the campus community’s health-screening tool.

  4. February 18, 2022

    COVID-19 dashboard now reflects U-M community’s booster status

    A majority of U-M students, faculty and staff have been verified as up to date on their COVID-19 vaccinations, according to the university’s COVID-19 dashboard, which now includes the booster status for the campus community.

  5. November 12, 2021

    COVID-19 vaccination requirements apply to bargained-for employees

    New federal COVID-19 vaccination mandates apply to bargained-for U-M employees on all three campuses who are not currently covered by the university’s vaccination policy.

  6. October 25, 2021

    Sanctions set for employees not complying with vaccine policy

    Employees out of compliance with the university’s COVID-19 vaccination policy will face additional accountability measures, effective Nov. 8 for staff and at the end of the academic semester for faculty.   

  7. August 25, 2021

    What to know about navigating an in-person fall amid COVID-19

    As students, faculty and staff kick off a new in-person academic year on U-M’s Ann Arbor campus, a number of COVID-19 response efforts, policies and community expectations are in place for a productive and healthy fall term.

  8. August 25, 2021

    U-M outlines accountability measures for COVID-19 vaccine policy

    U-M employees and students who do not comply with the university’s COVID-19 vaccination policy will be subject to a number of administrative interventions and disciplinary actions.

  9. August 4, 2021

    University accepting limited exemptions to vaccine mandate

    Students, faculty and staff members seeking a medical or religious exemption to the University of Michigan’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement may submit a request through Wolverine Access.

  10. July 30, 2021

    U-M will require COVID-19 vaccination on all campuses

    All students, faculty and staff on U-M’s three campuses and at Michigan Medicine must be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit their vaccination information before the fall term starts Aug. 30.