El mandato incluirá los estudiantes, la facultad y el personal de UMD.
The fall mandate will include UMD students, faculty and staff.
Panelists also discussed the possibility of making vaccines mandatory in the fall semester.
Local schools, including American and Johns Hopkins universities, have all already mandated COVID-19 vaccines for the fall semester.
All summer session classes at the University of Maryland will also be canceled for Juneteenth.
Faculty and staff lives are more important than students’ convenience.
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“[Students] need the campus environment as much as they need our courses.”
Returning international students will now be able to retain their visa status come fall, even if all their classes are held virtually, as was the case in March when campuses began to close due to the coronavirus.
Certain decisions — whether athletics may resume, for instance — will be left up to specific universities.