COVID-19 VACCINE MANDATE

Vaccination mandate flowchart (replicated below in text form)

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What should I do if I ...
  1. If you have not already done so, download the CR mobile app and upload your proof of vaccination. You can also go the Eureka Campus and provide proof of your vaccination at the Public Safety window located on the first floor of the SS/AD building. Students in Del Norte or Klamath-Trinity who are unable to access the CR mobile app can provide proof of vaccination by showing their vaccine card to the onsite Health Screeners. Or, if you have already provided proof of your vaccination, confirm your vaccination record was accepted by viewing your Campus Pass in the CR mobile app.

Students who provide proof of vaccination after November 1st will be allowed to register for in-person classes after the proof of vaccination has been reviewed and approved.

If you have already uploaded your proof of vaccination to the CR Campus App or taken it to public safety, you are CLEAR TO REGISTER and do not need to do anything more

  1. Please visit a local vaccination clinic or pharmacy that is administering vaccines as soon as possible. You want to be sure you give yourself enough time to receive both shots (if receiving a two dose vaccine) prior to November 1st.
  2. Download the CR mobile app and upload your proof of vaccination. You can also go the Eureka campus and provide proof of your vaccination at the Public Safety window located on the first floor of the SS/AD building. Students in Del Norte or Klamath-Trinity who are unable to access the CR mobile app can provide proof of vaccination by showing their vaccine card to the onsite Health Screeners.

Students who provide proof of vaccination after November 1st will be allowed to register for in-person classes after the proof of vaccination has been reviewed and approved.

  1. Exceptions to this mandated vaccination policy may be granted due to personal, strongly held religious beliefs, or medical direction given by a doctor or physician.
  2. To request an exemption, please complete the request for exemption form found here: https://www.redwoods.edu/Covid19
    1. For those seeking an exemption based on a personal, strongly held religious belief, it is recommended that you include a letter from a religious leader that documents how receiving the vaccine would conflict with such belief.
    2. For those seeking an exemption based on medical direction, you are required to provide documentation that clearly indicates that your doctor or physician has directed you to not get vaccinated.
  3. Submit the completed form and any accompanying documentation to student-vaccine@redwoods.edu
  4. If additional information is needed, college personnel will contact you via phone to further discuss your request.
  5. A decision on your exemption request will be sent to your CR student email address.
    1. Unvaccinated students with approved exemptions or accommodations will be required to wear a mask and undergo COVID-19 testing at least weekly before they may access any College of the Redwoods campus, site, or facility.
    2. Students who provide proof of vaccination after November 1st will be allowed to register for in-person classes after the proof of vaccination has been reviewed and approved.
  6. Students who are too young to receive the vaccination, and those who are currently COVID positive, should contact student-vaccine@redwoods.edu for additional information.
  1. You will not be able to register in any in-person and hybrid classes. You will also be excluded from accessing services and supports in-person. Furthermore, you will not be able to physically access any District building, classroom, library, gymnasium, facility, or other indoor setting.
  2. Please ensure that you have appropriate access to a computer or laptop and a stable internet connection to support your online learning and support services needs.
  3. Students in this group are also highly encouraged to participate in campus forums on vaccine safety and efficacy and to have a discussion with their doctor or physician.
    1. A vaccine forum will be held via Zoom on September 28th at 11am https://redwoods-edu.zoom.us/j/94811375908?pwd=aGJVR0NVcjVwbThZMHBEV2tBaFVWZz09
  1. Any high school students, including Academy of the Redwoods students, who are attending CR classes, or any on-campus services in person must be vaccinated or have an approved exemption.
  2. High school students enrolled in CR courses on their local high school campus should follow local high school rules about vaccinations.

Additional information about CR's COVID-19 response can be found at: https://www.redwoods.edu/Covid19. Questions about this policy can be directed to student-vaccine@redwoods.edu.

It is the policy of College of the Redwoods not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its educational programs and its employment practices.

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