Community Messages

Find a chronological listing of the messages that have been shared with Oxy students, faculty and staff regarding COVID-19 planning for Spring 2022.

August 9, 2022

An update on the current monkeypox outbreak including tips and prevention strategies.

August 3, 2022

Get the full update on COVID-related safety protocols that will be in place on campus this fall.

May 12, 2022

An update on changes to Oxy's COVID testing protocols and masking requirements as we head into summer.

April 27, 2022

A reminder about the continuing importance of COVID safety measures in these final weeks of the semester.

April 7, 2022

The high test positivity rates we saw early last week have declined, trending closer to 1% so far this week. However, we ask that community members remain vigilant to keep our numbers down.

March 30, 2022

An important update on masking and testing policies on campus.

March 23, 2022

Los Angeles County lifted its universal mask requirement earlier this month. Even so, masking remains an important strategy to reduce transmission and protect the most vulnerable among us.

March 14, 2022

A reminder of required COVID testing protocols as we welcome students back from Spring Break.

March 11, 2022

College policies and student guidelines related to Fall semester international travel. 

March 3, 2022

Updates on Oxy’s COVID-19 testing plan for the community, which will change following Spring Break.