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COVID-19 Planning and Resources

Living and learning in community

Grinnellians bring a multiplicity of experiences and perspectives that will further our commitment to the open exchange of ideas and to exploring issues of purpose, responsibility, and integrity on campus and beyond. 

Latest Updates

Here you will find our updated COVID-19 plans and resources. Thank you for continuing to do your part to keep our campus safe.

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Community Health Resources

Here you will find our most recent update for the 2022-2023 academic year. 


Masks are no longer required in campus buildings. Please remember that anyone is welcome to wear a mask at any time. Please respect each other’s choices. High-risk individuals should mask as appropriate and can use the accommodation process if needed. High quality masks will continue to be made available to students and employees.  

Market Place Dining 

The Marketplace Dining Hall is open to students, faculty, staff and visitors.  

COVID Testing 

Free Test Iowa PCR Test Kits are available on campus. The courier pick-up times are Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 10 a.m. Same-day results will be available for tests deposited before the courier pick-up time.  

Recent Communications

Community Health Resources

As our community continues to work to manage COVID-19, the pandemic is also shaping responses to general community health concerns. The information below is shared for your reference and will continue to be assessed by Student Health and Wellness (SHAW) and discussed with representatives of faculty, staff, and student governance bodies.

COVID-19 Updates

Dear Grinnellians,  

I hope your semester is off to a great start! I write today to provide updates and information about our COVID-19 policies on campus and other important…

Update on Monkeypox and Preventive Steps

The College will continue to monitor local conditions and maintain communication with the local health department. We are ready to support the medical needs of students on campus.

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