This guide seeks to provide information to help institutions of higher education (IHEs) through the re-opening of on-campus services during the advancing phases of the COVID-19 pandemic, with the primary goals of protecting public health, supporting the safety and well-being of staff, faculty, and students, and continuing the institution’s educational mission.
Content Reviewed and Updated: Jan. 21, 2021
American College Health Association (ACHA)
Screening asks questions about symptoms and exposure and may involve checking for physical changes that may indicate infection. Screening should be used on a regular basis.
Testing strategy is rapidly changing and available tests and test types change frequently.
Quarantine: If you have might have been exposed.
Isolation: If you are sick.
WNC Colleges and Universities
Mars Hill University
University of North Carolina Asheville
Warren Wilson College
Western Carolina University
WNC Community Colleges
Blue Ridge Community College
Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
Haywood Community College
Isothermal Community College
Southwestern Community College
Tri-County Community College
Universities Outside the MAHEC Region
Appalachian State University
Resources that have been reviewed in pulling together the above guidance.