Protocols and Guidance for Fall 2021 (effective August 16, 2021)

CENTER FOR WORKER EDUCATION DOWNTOWN CAMPUS

Protocols and Guidance for Fall 2021 (effective August 16, 2021)

(Subject to change based on the pandemic)

**All classes are online. 

**Any exception will be determined by the Instructor with advance approval from the Chairperson and Office Manager at least 2 weeks in advance***

Entry Requirements

  • As usual at 25 Broadway everyone to present college ID to the Building Lobby attendants on the ground floor.
  • Everyone to use CWE entrance only on the 7th floor and present credentials to CWE Security.

STUDENTS

Only fully vaccinated students are allowed to visit CWE for the purpose of using the computer lab, the library or study rooms.  Proof of vaccination is required to present to Security (Excelsior Pass, original CDC Vaccination Card, or CCNY ID with vaccination sticker)

VACCINATED FACULTY and STAFF

Vaccinated faculty and staff are to present proof of vaccination to CWE Security on the 7thFloor (Excelsior Pass, original CDC vaccination card, or CCNY ID with vaccination sticker). 

*The college requests that Faculty and Staff participate in the Vaccine Verification Program. Please go to CUNYFirst and click on the Vaccine Verification Link to register and submit documents. 

*The Everbridge App is no longer accepted.  See college guidelines to obtain a VaxPass through Everbridge.

UNVACCINATED FACULTY AND STAFF and THOSE WHO DO NOT WISH TO DISCLOSE VACCINATION STATUS

Unvaccinated faculty and staff and those who choose not to disclose their vaccination status are required to present proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within the past 7 days, and will need to retest weekly only at CUNY testing sites.

*The college requests that Faculty and Staff participate in the Vaccine Verification Program.  Please go to CUNYFirst and click on the Vaccine Verification Link to register.

New Temporary Mask Mandate/Social Distancing

Until further notice masks are a mandate and social distancing is to be practiced.   Masks are to be worn inside the building, in all common areas and in the presence of others whether vaccinated or not.  Masks can be removed for eating only. The only exception to wearing a mask is if a fully vaccinated person is alone in a classroom, office, or other enclosed space, or is at a workspace/desk and is socially distanced from any other occupied workspace/desk. Anyone who is not yet fully vaccinated must wear a mask at all times except when eating (in which case they must maintain strict social distancing from other individuals). 

Student Services

*Students are to continue to contact the Virtual Front Desk (email, phone call or video) to make adviser appointments and continue to communicate with advisers and faculty by email.

Computer lab, library and designated study rooms will be available to students from 10am to 6pm Monday through Friday, and 11am to 4pm on Saturday.  Room capacity will be limited to accommodate social distancing.

 The Writing Center will continue to function remotely.

Front Desk Waiting Area is to be kept clear.  This area is reserved for Security to perform entry screenings.

Protocols for Those who Get Sick

Please do not come to CWE if you are sick.

If someone gets sick while on the premises they are to inform the Front Desk right away.  Assistance will be provided to get you home or to a medical facility.

If someone gets sick at home after visiting 25 Broadway they are to isolate, contact their doctor and inform CWE right away.  This is important for the college to initiate contact tracing and reduce risk to others. 

Last Updated: 09/21/2021 19:18