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Campus Reopening

Updated as of July 30, 2021

As recommended by the newly released Chicago Department of Public Health mask guidance, all students, faculty, staff, and campus visitors must now wear face coverings indoors, regardless of vaccination status. The university’s face covering policy will be updated accordingly.

As a reminder,  Illinois Tech requires all students, faculty, and staff to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. You can read the entire vaccine requirement policy by clicking on the following link: Vaccine Requirement and Reopening Policy.

Face Covering Required - Even if you are fully vaccinated, all students, staff, faculty, and guests must wear a face covering indoors.

Illinois Tech COVID-19 Contact Information

New COVID-19 Diagnoses

All members of the Illinois Tech community should notify, as provided for below, the university if they are diagnosed with COVID-19.

Positive Test, Close Contact, Exhibiting Symptoms

Faculty, staff and students who (i) have tested positive for COVID-19, regardless of vaccination status, (ii) are not Fully Vaccinated and have had close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, or (iii) are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, regardless of vaccination status, should not come to work, class or the campus.

In the case of (i), such individuals may return to work, class or the campus 10 days after the date of their positive test; provided they are not then still exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms.

In the case of (ii), such individuals may return to work, class or the campus either (a) 10 days after the date of contact; provided they are not then exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms, or (b) upon receipt of a negative COVID-19 test taken at least 5 days after the date of contact; provided they have not exhibited any COVID-19 symptoms.

In the case of (iii), such individuals may return to work, class or the campus after receipt of a negative COVID-19 test.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement and Reopening Policy

Students
Students who meet one of the conditions above must notify the Office of the Dean of Students at 312.567.3081 or dos@iit.edu. During this time, meals will be provided to students who live in  the dorms in a safe and sterile way, but in-person social interaction will be severely limited to help protect the safety of the whole campus community.

Faculty and Staff
Faculty and staff who meet one of the conditions above must notify the Office of Human Resources at 312.567.3318 or hr@iit.edu.