University of Michigan-Dearborn Institutes Vaccination Policy for On Campus Indoor Events
Dearborn, Mich. -- Effective today, January 11, 2022, the University of Michigan-Dearborn will institute a proof of COVID-19 vaccination or negative-test protocol for on campus indoor athletic varsity events. This is in response to the recent surge in COVID-19 cases throughout the region. Face coverings continue to be required and must be worn during all home indoor athletic events.
All guests and working personnel ages 12 and older will be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination OR a negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid test taken within 72 hours of the event.
Upon entry to an indoor venue, one of the following will be required:
- An official, ID Card with the guest's name must be shown at the door
- An official, government-issued vaccination card listing the guest's name and dates the last dose was administered
- A photo or digital version of an official government-issued vaccination card listing the guest's name and dates the last dose was administered
- For UM-Dearborn faculty/staff, displaying the ResponsiBLUE app to confirm compliance with the UM-Dearborn COVID-19 vaccination requirement
- For UM-Dearborn students, displaying their valid MCard
- A printed or digital negative COVID-19 PCR or rapid test administered by a healthcare professional within 72 hours of the event that includes the guest's name and date the last test was administered. Over-the-counter or home testing kit results are not accepted
Individuals who cannot provide proof of vaccination or a valid negative COVID-19 test according to the conditions outlined above will not be allowed to enter a UM-Dearborn indoor, on-campus athletic contest.
These changes will remain in effect until further notice.
For up to date COVID-19 information, please visit: https://umdearborn.edu/offices/external-relations/key-issues/um-dearborn-covid-19-response
What does vaccination mean?
University of Michigan's current vaccination requirement is at least 14 days after your second dose of the Pfizer-BioNtech or Moderna COVID-19 vaccine (or other COVID-19 vaccinations recognized by WHO) or at least 14 days after your single dose of the Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine. This definition will continue to be updated under the University of Michigan vaccination policy.