For faculty, instructors and researchers

Safety is our No. 1 priority

As a research institution, Mizzou is well prepared to keep our campus as safe and healthy as possible through this pandemic. We have adopted science-based protocols and risk-mitigation procedures that will help protect our communities. Please watch this video to better understand how the protocols and policies we have implemented across campus will limit the risk of exposure and help keep all of us safe.

For questions related to research and creative activities, email For information about the workplace, see the Working in the office.

For specific questions, please see your department chair, who should have the most up-to-date information.

Course-related guidance

Guidance for faculty and graduate instructors on course delivery, communicating with students and making accommodations for students who are unable to attend the class in person.

Classroom and lab safety

Details about how Mizzou is making classrooms and labs safe and advice for how faculty and instructors can handle compliance and safety situations with students.

Graduate assistantships

Guidance for faculty and GTA/GRA/GIs about health, safety and responsibilities.

Report a health and safety concern

If you have behavioral concerns such as lack of PPE, social distancing, and proper lab safety practices, as well as physical concerns, we ask that you complete the Health and Safety Concerns compliance tool to alert campus of these concerns.