Make Together: A Return to Creating on Campus
All students, faculty, and staff are expected to follow SAIC’s health and safety guidelines, including by getting vaccinated against COVID-19. These protocols are informed by guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Chicago Department of Public Health (CDPH), and public health expert Terri Rebmann, PhD, RN, CIC, FAPIC.
Current COVID-19 Protocols
Vaccines are Required
The COVID-19 primary vaccination series are required for all students, faculty, and staff who will be on campus for any period of time.
Masks are Required in Instructional Spaces
All students, faculty, and staff are required to bring a mask with them to campus and have it available at all times. Face masks are required in instructional spaces and the Wellness Center. Face masks are optional in all other campus spaces.
Monitor Your Symptoms
If you are ill, even if you’re vaccinated and/or have mild, cold-like symptoms, stay home.
Report Your Illness
If you show signs or symptoms of illness—even if they are mild, cold-like symptoms and you are fully vaccinated—report your symptoms to SAIC's Case Management Team.
Updated regularly, the COVID-19 Dashboard shares the total number of cases on the SAIC campus over the past two weeks, as well as our total number of cases for the semester. Read more
Be safe while visiting SAIC. All visitors must be vaccinated against COVID-19. Read more
Living on Campus
Find important information while quarantining or isolating in the residence halls. Read more