Anyone who is fully vaccinated can participate in indoor and outdoor activities, large or small, without physically distancing.
- Classrooms will continue to require social distancing in the summer terms.
- The CDC encourages those not vaccinated to wear masks outside when social distancing is not possible and to wear masks inside buildings except when in private spaces such as in their individual offices.
- The University will consider a person fully vaccinated two weeks after receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines, or two weeks after the single dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.
All University facilities are open for student use, with common areas and furniture configured to ensure appropriate social distancing.
Dining Services has reconfigured each dining area to enable appropriate social distancing.
UTC will continue to consider guidance from the CDC, Tennessee and Hamilton County departments of health. Immunized people should feel comfortable being on campus. UTC will keep protocols in place for the safety of people on campus who are not immunized. Regardless of vaccine status, anyone can choose to wear a face mask.
[Updated May 19, 2021]