August 5, 2021
Posted by: University of Maine at Fort Kent
Per UMS Chancellor Malloy's message sent on August 4th to address the fast-spreading Delta variant, students participating in any on-campus experience are required to vaccinate against COVID-19 by August 20th (verification of first vaccination). After October 15th, 2021, unvaccinated, non-exempt students will exclude themselves from participating on campus.
The UMS policy statement cites three exemptions to the vaccination requirements:
Students can find more information about the COVID-19 vaccination mandate by reviewing the UMS policy statement here. Students who have already received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine may provide proof of vaccination through the UMS COVID-19 Vaccination Verification Tool. Students can find instructions on providing vaccination information in the UMS Vaccination Verification User Guide here.
Thank you for your continued efforts to provide a healthy and safe learning experience for our UMFK community.