COVID-19 Mitigation

Policy Overview

This policy contains the campus procedures and requirements related to COVID-19 mitigation and prevention strategies. The requirements in this policy apply to all College employees, students, and visitors. Violations of this policy will be addressed by:

  • Employee violations will be addressed by Human Resources through employee disciplinary policies
  • Student violations will be addressed by the Dean of Students through College Judicial policies
  • Visitor violations will be addressed by Campus Safety and Security and documented with the Dean of Students

Failure to abide by the requirements contained within this policy may result in immediate and temporary or permanent removal from campus, employee disciplinary actions up to and including termination, and student disciplinary actions up to and including suspension.

COVID-19 College Requirements

All members of the CCS community and campus visitors must:

  • Wear a face mask in all campus facilities. Reusable cloth masks are no longer acceptable on campus. Face masks must be disposable surgical, N95, KN95, or KF94 type. Individuals alone in campus offices and students within private residence halls rooms are not required to wear face masks. Face shields are not permitted to be used as a replacement for a face mask but can be worn in combination with a face mask.
  • Maintain six feet of social/physical distance in all campus facilities including outdoor settings when possible. Maintain three feet of social/physical distance in the classroom.
  • Consume food only in designated dining (cafeteria) areas, private offices, and campus residence hall rooms. Outdoor dining is permitted while maintain appropriate social/physical distancing.
  • Disinfect shared equipment and tools both before and after usage with the supplies and equipment that are provided in common areas such as computer labs, home away from home work stations, studio and shop equipment, etc.
  • Conduct a daily health self screening prior to coming to campus.
  • Refrain from coming to campus while experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to an individual with a positive or presumed positive case of COVID-19.
  • Adhere to all directional signage and restrictions throughout campus facilities.

COVID-19 Concern Reporting

Reports of COVID-19 concerns or failure to abide by these policies can be made to:

  • Dean of Students at
  • Director of Human Resources at
  • Senior Director, Facilities and Campus Safety at
  • Health Resources Manager at

August 5, 2020

January 26, 2022