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As part of the return to campus, the UW has been updating its indoor ventilation systems to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has reported that along with policies like vaccinations, masks, social distancing, and hand hygiene, improving buil…

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Since UW administrators announced that students, faculty, and staff will return to campus this fall, new policies protecting the community have been established. Everyone is required to wear masks indoors and produce proof of or an exemption from vaccination, while social distancing is encou…

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The UW will no longer allow students or faculty and staff to claim a philosophical exemption for the COVID-19 vaccination requirement, the university announced on Aug. 24. The university will continue to accept medical and religious exemptions.

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Beginning Saturday, Aug. 14, masks are required to be worn indoors at all times in UW facilities regardless of vaccination status, an updated face covering policy states. Masks will continue to be optional outdoors regardless of vaccination status; they are recommended in crowded settings an…

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