In order to promote the health and safety of the campus community, all Colgate University faculty, staff, and students are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Employees are required to provide proof of current vaccination to the Human Resources Department. Students are required to provide proof of current vaccination to Student Health Services. 

Employees and students may apply for a medical or religious exemption from this policy. Employees and students who qualify for an exemption are required to wear face masks, maintain physical distance, and be tested as required and communicated by the University. 

For more information, see Vaccine Policy.

The information contained in this publication applies to the academic years 2021–2022, but this handbook is not to be regarded as a contract between the student and the University. The University reserves the right to change requirements, policies, rules, and regulations without prior notice in accordance with established procedures.

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