COVID-19 Guidance for UNC Nursing Students

Spring 2022

While not all clinical partners have mandated the booster vaccine yet, we advise you get one as soon as you are eligible if you have not yet received one.

For more information about the the University’s Spring 2022 guidelines, including details about testing, isolation, and masking, please visit the Carolina Together website here.

Learn about the Clinical Partner COVID Vaccine Mandate here.

If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate)

Everyone, regardless of vaccination status:

If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19

If you have been boosted
or
completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months
or
completed the primary series of J&J vaccine within the last 2 months


If you completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted
or
completed the primary series of J&J over 2 months ago and are not boosted
or
are unvaccinated:

Testing Options at UNC

Classroom Guidance

All lectures will be recorded and be downloadable and available for students.

We understand that in Spring 2022 students’ course attendance may be affected by current COVID related health guidance. Recognizing this, all classes in all programs (BSN, ABSN, MSN, DNP, PhD) will be recorded and posted in the course Sakai site within 48 hours from when they were recorded. Recordings will be available through the end of the semester.

Clinical Guidance

Clinical absences by students due to COVID will be handled in a manner similar to other-than-COVID absences. These established protocols include: