Employee Public Health Requirements
|Public Health Requirements||Fully vaccinated faculty and staff*||Unvaccinated faculty and staff|
|Complete the Daily Check health assessment prior to arriving on campus||Required||Required|
|Submit proof of being fully vaccinated with an FDA- or WHO-approved vaccine or receive a medical or religious exemption||Required||Required|
|Maintain 6-foot physical distance with others, when possible.||Not Required||Required|
|Wear a mask when indoors.||Required**||Required**|
|Wear a mask outdoors.||Recommended but not required.||Required when physical distancing is not possible.|
|Participate in surveillance testing.||Some vaccinated faculty and staff will continue to participate in surveillance testing based on the nature of their student-facing roles.||Required|
|Utilize supplemental testing as needed.||Optional||Optional|
|Complete supplemental testing following domestic or international travel.||Not Required||Strongly encouraged|
|Vehicle occupancy.||Full Occupancy||Reduced Occupancy(see Cornell Vehicle Occupancy Guidelines)|
* Employees are considered fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving their final dose schedule of an FDA- or WHO-authorized or approved vaccine. Proof of vaccination must be uploaded to the Daily Check.
** Masks must be worn indoors on campus at all times, unless in a private or non-shared space (e.g., office or dorm room), when alone in a lab, or when eating. Classroom instructors or seminar speakers may elect to wear a face shield rather than a mask during the time of their presentation. Unvaccinated individuals should maintain physical distancing while unmasked for eating or drinking. Please reference face coverings and mask requirements issued by Environmental Health and Safety for additional details.