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Loyola University Chicago requiring COVID-19 vaccines by start of fall semester

19 days ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - Loyola University Chicago is requiring its students to be vaccinated against COVID-19 for the fall semester.
In a letter to students Thursday, the university said the decision was made after consulting with health officials.
"Exemptions for medical contraindications or religious reasons consistent with our current policy will be granted," the university said.
The letter went on to say if students are not fully vaccinated by the start of the semester, they will be unable to live in residence halls or attend classes.
Students will be able to upload their vaccination information in...
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California public universities plan to require Covid-19 vaccines

California public universities plan to require Covid-19 vaccines

19 days ago   |   By Politico

SACRAMENTO - California's two public university systems announced Thursday they will require nearly 800,000 students to receive the Covid-19 vaccine as soon as this fall in the nation's most sweeping higher education testing requirement.
California State University and University of California proposed the requirement for students, faculty and staff for the fall 2021 semester - contingent on full FDA approval. All told, the requirement could apply to more than 1 million people.
Both UC and CSU are planning for mostly in-person instruction when the academic year begins in August.
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UPenn, Drexel requiring students to be vaccinated for fall semester

UPenn, Drexel requiring students to be vaccinated for fall semester

19 days ago   |   By ABC

The University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University have announced that students will be required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 for the fall semester.
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