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COVID-19 information

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Health & safety

UVic continues to manage the impacts of COVID-19 on our community. Vaccination is the most important thing you can do to protect yourself and others.

Stay up to date with how we're keeping our community safe.

UVic vaccinations by the numbers

In September 2021 UVic introduced mandatory self-declaration of vaccination status for all students and employees.

As of Jan. 31, 2022:


of declared students partially or fully vaccinated


of declared employees partially or fully vaccinated

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Info for students

Find information about COVID-19 processes in place for students, and what to do if you're sick or isolating.

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Info for faculty, staff & librarians

Learn how you can support your students and colleagues while teaching, working and researching in-person.

Two students walk on UVic campus in the fall.

Info for visitors

We're pleased to welcome visitors to the UVic campus. Please be aware of the current health and safety protocols in effect for anyone coming to UVic.

Masks are encouraged in indoor public spaces and required in some healthcare settings.

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