COVID-19 Student Updates

 JHU School of Education building

Page Updated: 3/29/2022

The Johns Hopkins School of Education is in Phase 3 of its reopening plan and is substantially back to normal. At this time:

  • As of March 9, masking is optional for those who are vaccinated and boosted in university administrative spaces, research labs, public spaces, athletic facilities, and non-classroom communal spaces such as residence halls and libraries. Masks remain required in classrooms, lab- and studio-based classes, and other spaces where instruction takes place. Those who have been granted exceptions from the vaccination mandate are still required to wear masks indoors. More information
  • COVID-19 vaccination and booster shots are required for all affiliates working or studying in the U.S., with the exception of those affiliated with the School of Medicine More information
  • Daily Prodensity health checks are no longer required.
  • Once-weekly COVID testing is required for all undergrad and grad students; voluntary asymptomatic testing on demand remains available for vaccinated faculty, staff, and postdocs. More information
  • Affiliates with vaccination exceptions must test twice weekly. More information
  • Protocols for isolation, quarantine, and testing of close contacts have been modified based on recent CDC guidance. More information
  • Food service is permitted at all events, both indoor and outdoor, and all capacity limits and permission requirements have been lifted. More information
  • Travel restrictions have been lifted, but affiliates are encouraged to take precautions to reduce the risk of infection during travel. More information

Please reach out to your instructors or Teri Murray, our director of student affairs, at teri.murray@jhu.edu, or call 410-516-5430, if you need assistance.

SOE 2021–22 Academic Schedule and Classes

8/27/2021

The School of Education is offering courses in online and in-person formats, and all courses have been updated in SIS.

SOE 2021–22 Financial Aid and Billing

1/8/2021

  • The Financial Aid Office aims to make applying for financial aid as seamless as possible.
  • For questions related to student eligibility, please visit our Financial Aid Fact Sheet. More information

 

SOE 2021–22 Campus Operations

3/29/2022

  • As of March 9, masking is optional for those who are vaccinated and boosted in university administrative spaces, research labs, public spaces, athletic facilities, and non-classroom communal spaces such as residence halls and libraries. Masks remain required in classrooms, lab- and studio-based classes, and other spaces where instruction takes place. Those who have been granted exceptions from the vaccination mandate are still required to wear masks indoors.
  • Daily Prodensity health checks are no longer required.
  • Students participating in on-campus commencement ceremonies and events must comply with the JHU vaccination mandate prior to coming on-campus, even if they were fully “online” students during their course of study.

 

 
 
SOE 2021–22 COVID-19 Testing Protocol

3/29/2022

  • Once-weekly COVID testing is required for all undergrad and grad students
  • Twice-weekly testing is required for all unvaccinated faculty, students, and staff.
  • Voluntary asymptomatic testing on demand remains available for vaccinated faculty, staff, and postdocs.
  • You can find information about testing site locations and schedules on the university’s Coronavirus Information Diagnostic Testing webpage.
  • Testing appointments can be made through MyChart (also available as a mobile app from the Apple App Store or Google Play). You must have an active MyChart account to participate in the testing and vaccination programs at JHU. If you are having issues activating your MyChart, call 888-676-3433 or email Testinginfo@jhu.edu.
  • MyChart (also available as a mobile app from the Apple App Store or Google Play). You must have an active MyChart account to participate in the testing and vaccination programs at JHU. If you are having issues activating your MyChart, call 888-676-3433 or email Testinginfo@jhu.edu.
SOE 2021–22 Services, Events, and Gatherings

3/29/2022

  • Food service is permitted at all events, both indoor and outdoor, and all capacity limits and permission requirements have been lifted.
  • Students participating in on-campus commencement ceremonies and events must comply with the JHU vaccination mandate prior to coming on-campus, even if they were fully “online” students during their course of study.

 

 
SOE 2021–22 Student Disabilities Services
  • Starting immediately, the best way to reach SDS is by email at soe.disabilityservices@jhu.edu
  • Intakes and any other appointments will be available by Zoom or phone and can be scheduled during business hours from 8:30am to 5pm.

SOE Student Suggestion Box

As we move forward as a community to address COVID-19-challenges and to plan for the Fall semester, please submit your suggestions, ideas, and/or thoughts about Fall classes. Your input is valuable and appreciated.