FAQs

FAQs

Student Frequently Asked Questions

What measures are being taken concerning athletics?

  • All in-season student athletes will be required to go through a screening process with the athletic training department prior to practice on each day.
  • Student athletes will be screened prior to any transportation to and from competition.
  • Sanitation procedures are in place to keep equipment as clean as possible.
  • Practice plans are being modified and adjusted to adhere to CDC regulations.
  • Guidelines by the NAIA and GPAC are being followed to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
  • Periodic testing may be required.

If I travel via airplane, will I have to quarantine?

Possibly. Based on CDC guidelines, the DWU Response Team has implemented the following Quarantine Rules for Air Travel.

Domestic Air Travel During COVID-19

Fully Vaccinated People:  

  • Considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2 -dose series, or 2 weeks after a single dose vaccine.
  • COVID documentation must be on file with Campus Health.
  • No verbal reports honored.

No quarantine needed. Upon arrival at DWU, self-monitor for symptoms. Should symptoms be noted, self-quarantine in dorm room and email the DWU Response Team for further instructions. Wear a mask and take other precautions during travel.

Unvaccinated People:

  • Get tested 1 – 3 days before air travel.
  • Self-quarantine 3 days in dorm room. Released at 6 a.m. on Day 4 if no symptoms noted.  Should symptoms develop, email the DWU Response Team for further instructions.
  • Wear a mask and take other precautions during travel

International Air Travel (all travel from outside the lower 48 states) During COVID-19

Fully Vaccinated People:

  • Considered fully vaccinated 2 weeks after their second dose in a 2 -dose series, or 2 week after a single dose vaccine.
  • Documentation must be on file with Campus Health.
  • No verbal reports honored.
  • Get tested 1 – 3 days before air travel.
  • No quarantine needed upon arrival, but must self-monitor for symptoms.  Should symptoms be noted, email the DWU Response Team for further instruction.
  • Get tested 5 days after travel (free saliva PCR testing available through Campus Health).
  • Wear a mask and take other precautions during travel.

Unvaccinated People:

  • Get tested 1 – 3 days before air travel.
  • Self-quarantine in dorm room 7 days upon arrival and monitor for symptoms.  Should symptoms be noted, email the DWU Response Team for further instruction.
  • Test Day 5 (free saliva PCR testing available through Campus Health).
  • If negative, released at 6 a.m. on day 8.
  • Wear a mask and take other precautions during travel.

Are all students required to be screened?

Yes. All students will conduct self-screening each day and report the information using the #CampusClear App.

Will contact tracing be required?

Yes. The university has purchased a contact tracing app, called #CampusClear. All students, faculty and staff are required to download the app immediately and use it every day when on campus.

Who do I contact for COVID-19-related questions?

If you have any questions regarding COVID-19, please reach out to the DWU COVID Response Team by emailing DWUResponseTeam@dwu.edu or calling 1-605-995-2910.