Face covering guidance


Face covering guidance

Updated March 7, 2022: Masking optional.

On March 7, 2022, wearing masks became optional for all faculty, staff, students and patrons. 

Acceptable face coverings

  • Face coverings or masks should cover your nose and mouth and be secured to the head. They should have two or more layers and be tight-fitting.
  • Face shields must be combined with masks.

Handling and caring for your masks

  • Wash your hands before putting on and taking off your mask or face coverings.
  • Only handle your mask by the ear loops.
  • Take care not to touch the front of your mask or face covering.
    Store cloth masks or face coverings in a paper bag between use throughout the day.
  • Launder daily.