Smith College A Culture of Care

July 26 Weekly CIRT Campus Update

Letters to the Community
July 26, 2021

Dear students, staff and faculty:

Below, please find important campus, regional and national updates from the COVID-19 Incident Response Team (CIRT).

Campus Status

Over the past seven days, there have been zero positive cases of COVID-19 reported through the on-campus campus screening program. For more data on the screening program, please visit Coronavirus Screening.

Reminder: Employee vaccination records must be uploaded by August 1

Smith is requiring all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by August 1. Please upload your vaccination record or request a medical or religious exemption by following the instructions in the June 9 letter from CIRT.

Fall operating Mode Begins August 1

As a reminder, the college will operate under its Fall 2021 plan as of August 1. On-campus offices will reopen following the schedule outlined here. Please note that a Smith login is required to view this schedule.

Community Meeting

Please note that our next all community update meeting will take place this Wednesday, July 28, at 12:30 p.m. on Zoom:

As always, please send any questions to

COVID-19 Incident Response Team (CIRT)