What you need to know

  • A message to the university community for fall 2023.

  • Masks are strongly recommended, but not required in all public spaces on Memorial campuses. 

  • You can voluntarily choose to post this sign in your office letting co-workers, students and visitors know your willingness to wear a mask. This is an added step toward a respectful workplace.

  • Memorial's procedure for vaccine requirement suspended on June 1, 2022 at 12:01 a.m. in alignment with the suspension of the NL Public Sector Policy.

  • Please note that international students are required to stay informed about current regulations and restrictions related to entering Canada. The Government of Canada website for travellers is the most up-to-date source for information.

  • Don’t come to campus if you’re sick.
    • Doctors’ notes are not required for students who cannot attend class, exams or other evaluations due to COVID-19-related illness or symptoms. As always, students should inform their instructors promptly of absences so they can work together to ensure they can keep up with course work. 
    • Instructors should make reasonable accommodations to support continued progress toward course completion for students who may be sick. More resources to support instructors can be found here.

  • Rapid test kits are available on campuses across the province.

  • Masks are available on campuses.

  • A report on Memorial's response to the pandemic can be viewed here.

Memorial continues to follow the most up-to-date advice provided by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador and the Government of Canada on COVID-19 response.