Stronger Together

Current Bethel Status Report

  • FALL 2021: Bethel University returns to more normal operations this fall, while being attentive and responsive to local COVID-19 trends both on campus and in our region.
    • We will continue to consult local and state Health Departments for guidance in decision-making for campus planning and make adjustments as needed.
    • While vaccinations for COVID-19 are recommended for community members, they are not required.
    • All community members should carry a mask with them and use it in large indoor settings.
    • More detailed information about campus functioning can be found in the update below. The next campus masking and operational plans will be issued by Oct. 1.
    • YELLOW COVID-19 risk level: 
      • Virus prevalence is moderate at the university and/or in local counties.
      • All campus visitors are expected to wear a mask indoors.
Masked admission staff and faculty greet 2019 graduates who didn't get a traditional commencement.

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