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COVID-19 information

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In-person learning resumes Jan. 24

UVic is committed to returning to in-person learning beginning January 24, 2022.

Read the message from the Provost.

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 Dec.15, 2021:


employees completed self-declaration


of declared employees fully vaccinated


students completed self-declaration


of declared students fully vaccinated

Proof of vaccination audits

UVic periodically audits a sample of self-declaration responses, with those selected asked to upload proof of their vaccination status to Thrive.


of audited students & employees provided proof of vaccination


students in campus housing provided proof of vaccination

A masked student reads a pamphlet while seated at the UVic Student Wellness Centre.

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 UVic campus. Please be aware of the current health and safety protocols in effect for anyone coming to UVic:

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