ALERT: Information on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Frequently Asked Questions for Face Coverings

1. What is a face covering?

2. What is the purpose of wearing a face covering?

3. What is a public space?

4. Who should provide face coverings for students? Faculty?

5. Are there other options for a face covering besides a cloth mask or surgical mask?

6. Do I wear a face covering while eating or drinking?

7. Do I need to wear a face covering while in the hallways or other areas of my residence hall?

8. Are face covers required in work areas that are separated by cubicle walls or partitions?

9. I have already had COVID 19, do I still need to wear a mask?

10. What if I encounter a scenario and it is not clear if I should wear a mask?

11. Can a student request an exemption from the requirement to wear a face covering?

12. How will the Disability Services Office make determinations for exemptions?

13. Who reviews exemption requests for employees and visitors?

14. How should I raise a concern about someone not adhering to the face covering requirement?

15. Can students or employees be instructed to vacate college property by a supervisor if they refuse to wear a face covering?

16. Do I need to wear a face mask if it impairs my ability to do my job?

17. I have a private office; do I have to wear a face covering when other people are in my office?

18. Can I wear a face shield rather than a face covering?

Updates and Announcements

08/03/2020 10:01 AM: Free COVID-19 Testing On Campus

Free COVID-19 Testing will take place on this week for LSCPA employees and members of the community.

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07/06/2020 11:54 AM: Face masks required on campus

As the Summer II semester kicks off on Tuesday, July 7, please remember that all students, faculty and staff are required to wear a mask at all times while on campus to help prevent COVID-19 infections.

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07/02/2020 11:00 AM: Campus will extend Phase II of Reopening Plan

Due to the recent rise in infections across the region, the campus will extend the Phase II step of reopening the campus.

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