Bethel University announces that it plans to resume residential, face-to-face classes in August, and is investing significant human and financial resources to accommodate COVID-19-related scenarios that could emerge. A spectrum of options will allow the university to make adjustments based on real-time information from federal, state and local authorities.
Bethel University Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Current Bethel Status Report
Bethel Community members are expected to monitor their health on a regular basis. This includes staying home and seeking medical advice when symptoms arise and following campus guidelines regarding COVID-19.
For Those Who Test Positive:
- Isolate for 5 days
- Residential students should return home to isolate whenever possible. Students who are unable to return home may be provided campus isolation space as available.
- Return to regular activities on day 6 if asymptomatic or symptoms are resolving, and continue to mask for 5 additional days
For Those Exposed:
- Regardless of vaccination status, if asymptomatic, wear a mask and continue regular activities; test on day 5 if possible
- If symptoms develop, follow isolation guidelines
Consult the following resources as needed:
- Your Primary Care Physician.
- Campus Nurse: Email the nurse.
Updated November 17, 2022
Bethel University students enrolled in on-ground (not fully online) undergraduate or graduate programs are now able to apply for a grant to assist with financial hardships they and their families have experienced as a result of COVID-19.