COVID-19 Campus Updates

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Get Vaccinated and Report!

The health and safety of you and all of our visitors are of utmost concern. Our COVID-19 safety protocols are in place. Miami students, faculty, and staff are required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless exempted and to report their status. You can find details of our safety protocols below.

Active Cases

Received in the past 14 days.

Student Positive Tests  |  24

Employee Positive Tests  |  4

Oxford Campus Status - Fall 2021

Regional campuses' status and plans

Vaccination Requirement Deadlines

TODAY is the exemption request deadline (Friday, Oct. 15)

10 Days until first dose deadline (Monday, Oct. 25)

38 Days until second dose deadline (Monday, Nov. 22)

Students: report your vaccine status

Employees: report your vaccine status

  • Faculty, staff, and students are expected and visitors are strongly encouraged to perform a basic symptom assessment before coming to campus and may not come to campus if they are ill, have COVID-19 symptoms, or have a temperature over 100.4 F.
  • Individual diagnostic testing — If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, Miami offers diagnostic testing for students, faculty, and staff at Student Health Services and the Employee Health Center. Contact the Health Services first to schedule an appointment for a test. To schedule: call 513-529-3000.

  • Free at-home antigen testing kits are available for all students, faculty, and staff during regular business hours.

    Since the launch of the Abbott BinaxNOW COVID-19 Home Tests, the FDA has extended the shelf-life (expiration date) of the tests to 12 months instead of 9 months or 6 months. Check the lot number on the box against the new expiration dates published in this letter from Abbott.


Miami Hotline and Other Numbers

If you have other questions not answered on this site, please email COVID19@MiamiOH.edu for assistance.

The Miami University Health Services Information hotline number is 513-529-3003. This line is updated with the most current information as it is made available.

If you need to make an appointment with Miami University Health Services, please call 513-529-3000.

The Butler County General Health District phone number is 513-863-1770; the after-hours, emergency-only number is 877-774-4636.

The Ohio Department of Health call center is operating from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. every day, 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634).