Campus Updates

Mizzou had begun the 2021 spring semester with an in-person return.

University officials will continue to monitor the pandemic situation closely and be ready to make any adjustments, including moving to remote or other models for delivering instruction, should that become necessary.

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The President and the Provost shared plans for 2020 and 2021 Commencement ceremonies.

The Provost shared plans for scheduling fall courses.

University leaders shared that local and state public health leaders are planning for the next phases of vaccine distribution. The vaccine supply is extremely limited, and in order to begin more widespread vaccination, our public health teams must first receive additional vaccine supply.

Updates to Renewal Site

The drive-thru site at Mizzou North, located at 115 Business Loop 70 will be closed Saturdays and Sundays starting this week February 27, 2021.

Mizzou North drive-thru testing site hours:

  • 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Closed: Saturday and Sundays

The hours of the walk-up testing site in Parking Garage 7 remain unchanged.

Testing locations and hours

As a result of consistently low infection rates within Residential Life facilities, our medical experts have approved revisions to health and safety restrictions within our halls and apartments.

Residential Life

  • Summer activities held on MU’s campus and MU-sponsored trips held off campus must abide by MU’s health and safety protocols, including social distancing and wearing face coverings.
  • All summer events are limited to 20 individuals or fewer. For any groups interested in holding summer events with more than 20 individuals, MU’s Incident Command team will review all submissions received via the COVID-19 Event Request Form.
  • While on-campus overnight events are allowed for currently enrolled MU students, high school graduates and young adults aged 18 years or older, they are not permitted for K-12 students.

More information on summer activities can be found here:

Summer Camps

Link to CDC guidance on improving the fit and filtration of your face covering (including layering or “double-masking”) to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

Face coverings

MU Health Care’s vaccination site at Faurot Field expects to receive more vaccine doses the week of Feb. 15.  Toward the end of the week, MU Health Care will vaccinate people who self-identify as part of Phase 1B, Tier 2. You can see which tier you are in at this link.  If you are in the 1B, Tier 2 category, you can sign up here to receive an email with a link to schedule a vaccine appointment.

Vaccine information

Faculty, staff, students and visitors will need to show their “Good to Go!” screen in the #CampusClear app to door screeners at Memorial Union to indicate they are cleared for campus. If you do not show your app screen, you will need to complete a manual screening each time you wish to enter the facility.

#CampusClear app screening locations

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Campus updates and alerts

MU continues to work closely with infection control experts at MU Health Care and local and state public health officials, and follows guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Additionally, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has activated a statewide public hotline, 877-435-8411, for citizens or providers needing guidance regarding COVID-19.

For on-campus alerts visit:

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