A message from Vice President Diorio reminding students of their obligations to the on-campus community
More students have started to ask about the process for gaining permission to leave the Lehigh Valley. This is raising our level of concern about the ability to keep you and the community safe. After consultation with Dr. Goldstein we are implementing the following process for students who wish to leave the Lehigh Valley:
Our initial testing and monitoring protocol hinges upon the community being as much a “closed circuit” as possible. This is why we discourage travel outside the Lehigh Valley and why we notified students to limit travel except for rare/emergency situations as you considered whether to request returning to campus.
Testing is not a substitute for good protective behaviors including:
The safety and health of our community is our collective responsibility. Please contact me if you have any questions. Thanks and stay well.
Vice President for Campus Life