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Health and Safety

In accordance with the latest medical and public health guidance, we are taking numerous precautions to reduce the risks to our community posed by COVID-19.

student wearing mask in dorm room
Anyone who enters the Holy Cross campus must wear a mask that covers the nose and mouth at all times, both indoors and outdoors.
student receiving COVID-19 test
Contact tracing is the process by which health officials identify, evaluate, and monitor close contacts of patients with confirmed and probable COVID-19
student moving a box into residence hall
The purpose of isolation and quarantine is to reduce your exposure to others while you are or may be contagious.
students wait in line to receive COVID-19 testing
The College is requiring testing twice per week for any student who is accessing campus in any way and for certain faculty and staff members.
student waits to receive COVID-19 test
Anyone who receives a positive case must isolate for the designated isolation period, which will be 10 days at a minimum and may be more depending upon their signs and symptoms.
hand sanitizer dispenser in Hogan Campus Center
The College has implemented strategies to enhance cleaning and disinfection processes, all of which are necessary components in promoting health and limiting the spread of COVID-19.
health practitioner working beside privacy panels
The state of Massachusetts enacted a new influenza vaccine requirement this year for postsecondary institutions.