COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Information about UAlbany's response 

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A Commitment to Health & Safety

UAlbany is committed to providing an excellent education for every student in an environment that maintains the health, safety and well-being of our entire campus community.    

Our knowledge of the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve, so our protocols and plans will be updated as more information becomes available. Please check this website often.

Health Screenings & Test Results

All faculty, staff and students must complete a health screening within one hour of coming to campus. 

If you or someone you know is exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms or has received a positive diagnostic test result, please visit our Health & Safety page for instructions for notifying the University and other next steps.

UAlbany's COVID-19 Hotline

If you have questions about our COVID-19 resources and services, please call our COVID-19 hotline (518-442-2683) from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday to Friday. (Note: The hotline will be suspended on Friday, November 27.) 

Students should call the University Police Department (518-442-3131) on evenings and weekends.

Area residents interested in scheduling a testing appointment at the New York State drive-thru test site located on the UAlbany campus should call 1-888-364-3065.

UAlbany's plans are aligned with local, state and federal guidance and rooted in the safety of our students, employees and the public with which we interact. Our primary goal is to protect public health and continue our vital missions of education and research.  

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