Live Updates: Latest News on Coronavirus and Higher Education

Published May 24 2021 at 10:00 AM GMT
  • Image: Indiana U to Require Vaccine May 24, 6:16 a m All students, faculty members and other employees at all Indiana University campuses will be required to get the COVID-19 vaccinations before the fall semester starts.
  • The move is relatively unusual for a public university in a conservative state.
  • "This new requirement will allow the university to lift most restrictions on masking and physical distancing this fall.
  • Knowing that the vast majority of the IU community is vaccinated is the only way the university can confidently return to in-person classes, more in-person events and a more typical university experience," said a statement from the university.
  • -- Scott Jaschik Washington State Public Four-Year Colleges Go Test Optional, Permanently May 21, 6:18 a m Public four-year colleges in Washington State have gone test optional, permanently.



  • Published May 24, 2021 10:00 AM GMT