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Important Weekly Update: Vaccination Incentives and Compliance Measures for Testing

After ongoing dialogue and feedback from our elected faculty, staff and students, we are beginning two programs designed to encourage vaccinations among our employees and to ensure ongoing testing for those who choose not to become vaccinated.

Weekly Update: Our Continued Progress with Vaccinations

President Capilouto provided his weekly update.

Our Continued Progress in Vaccinating Our Community

President Capilouto provides a weekly campus update on the university's COVID-19 response.

Your COVID-19 Testing Requirements

Employees who are not vaccinated are required to be tested between Sept. 1 and Sept. 12. This first period of required testing includes 12 testing days to allow you to adjust your schedules to this new policy.

Important Reminders

At the University of Kentucky, you and your success are at the center of everything we do. As we begin this academic year, please note the following important reminders.

Important update: Mandatory testing for everyone who is unvaccinated

President Capilouto provided an update on mandatory testing for unvaccinated students, faculty and staff.

Weekly COVID-19 Update

President Capilouto provided an update on vaccination rates, incentive programs, entry testing and the fall guidebook.

Our Updated Fall Guidebook and Vaccinations

President Capilouto shared an updated version of the Fall 2021 Guidebook.

Weekly Updates: Our Fall Guidebook and Vaccinations

As we move closer to the start of another academic year, I am committed to increasing the level of communication throughout our campus about important issues that impact our community.

Important Health and Safety Update: Masking Indoors

Beginning Monday Aug. 9, masks will be required inside of all University of Kentucky indoor spaces, including both our academic and medical campuses, regardless of an individual’s vaccination status.