For convenience, we have grouped frequently asked questions into four different categories: Health and Safety Protocols, Academics & Classes, Athletics, and Faculty & Staff. FAQs will be updated frequently as more information is gathered from university officials, the Center for Disease Control and local health experts. 

 

Health and Safety Protocols

Are facial coverings required on campus?

Individuals who are fully vaccinated are not required to wear masks. Those who are not vaccinated (including those who have had covid-19) are encouraged to wear a face covering when inside all Lourdes University buildings, labs, studios, and classrooms.

Will there be physical distancing on campus indoors/outside?

The Lourdes Dining Hall, Recreation Center, Concession Stand, Indoor Athletic Facilities, the Franciscan Center and Canticle Center have returned to full operation. Outdoor athletic fields at Northview are dictated by the Sylvania School District.

Will there be changes before Fall?

Changes may occur before Fall as new information is gathered, and protocols surrounding covid-19 have changed throughout the pandemic.

Will residence and dining halls be open to full capacity?

The Lourdes Dining Hall, Recreation Center, Concession Stand, Indoor Athletic Facilities, the Franciscan Center and Canticle Center have returned to full operation. Outdoor athletic field rules at Northview are dictated by Sylvania School District.

Academics & Classes

Will hybrid or online classes still be offered in Fall 2021?

Courses designed for face-to-face instruction will be held in the classroom. Courses and programs designed for online instruction be held online.

Athletics

Will sporting events be open to full capacity?

The Lourdes Dining Hall, Recreation Center, Concession Stand, Indoor Athletic Facilities, the Franciscan Center and Canticle Center have returned to full operation. Outdoor athletic field rules at Northview are dictated by Sylvania School District.

Faculty & Staff

 

References

Review the Ohio Department of Health COVID-19 Travel Advisory for the latest updates

Toledo-Lucas County Health Department – COVID Testing