SMU fall 2021 COVID-19 guidelines

SMU looks forward to welcoming students, faculty and staff for the upcoming fall academic semester next month. Preparations continue for a safe return to regular operations, in-person instruction and full campus activities. However, it is important to balance the desire to embrace a traditional college setting with the need to maintain healthy behaviors to keep the virus spread under control.  

Summer COVID-19 vaccinations and testing at the health center

The Dr. Bob Smith Health Center continues to offer COVID-19 vaccinations and COVID-19 testing for members of the SMU community during the summer months..  

Mask Requirement Lifted

SMU is no longer requiring masks to be worn on campus with a few exceptions. The mask requirement is lifted immediately except in classrooms and the Dr. Bob Smith Health Center. Masks will continue to be required in all classrooms for the duration of the current term which concludes on May 28.  

President Turner Outlines Summer and Fall Plans

As the semester comes to a close, excitement is building for what lies ahead. We have nearly completed a full school year in the midst of a global pandemic. Now our focus turns toward preparing for a regular semester this fall.  
Information about academic support, campus life and more to keep you on track for graduation day. 
Information about resources, teaching guidelines and more as you support our students. 
Information about the different campus resources and guidelines to carry out our mission. 

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