September 30, 2022
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Spike in COVID-19 cases at college impacts isolation spaces

By | Sep 7, 2022

At the peak of the spike Aug. 25, the college’s online COVID-19 Tracking Dashboard reported 55 student cases, which exceeded Boothroyd Hall’s 40 isolation rooms.


College encourages masks indoors after rise in COVID-19 cases

By | Aug 26, 2022

Ithaca College is strongly encouraging campus community members to wear face coverings while indoors after an increase in positive COVID-19 cases. 


IC releases campus COVID-19 policies for Fall 2022

By | Jul 28, 2022

IC announced its COVID-19 policies for Fall 2022 including required testing for move-in but surveillance testing will not be required for any individuals.


IC ends required COVID-19 testing for unvaccinated people

By | Jun 23, 2022

Effective June 22, Ithaca College is ending its COVID-19 testing requirements for unvaccinated students and employees. 


IC Health Badge requirement to be discontinued

By | Apr 4, 2022

Starting Monday, April 11, Ithaca College students will no longer have to fill out daily COVID-19 health screenings and show their IC Health Badge.


Hospitalizations are low with new Omicron subvariant in county

By | Mar 30, 2022

The new Omicron subvariant BA.2 was detected in Tompkins County, but the Tompkins County Health Department said hospitalizations are low, in a statement released March 28.


Cornell University reports increase in COVID-19 risk level

By | Mar 24, 2022

Cornell University raised its COVID-19 risk level after reporting 151 new cases — the highest number since Cornell dropped its mask mandate March 14.


Ithaca College to end indoor masking requirement March 4

By | Mar 2, 2022

Starting March 4, IC will not require face masks to be worn within indoor locations, unless clearly stated otherwise, regardless of vaccination status.


Tompkins County Health Department continues mask advisory

By | Feb 15, 2022

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul lifted New York’s mask mandate, but Tompkins County are advised to continue wearing masks indoors.


IC lowers COVID-19 operating status to green

By | Feb 4, 2022

After opening at a yellow operating status and holding its first week of classes online, Ithaca College has lowered its COVID-19 operating status.


IC to hold first week of Spring 2022 classes virtually

By | Jan 7, 2022

Ithaca College will be holding online classes for its first week of classes of Spring 2022, with in-person instruction beginning Jan. 31. 


IC to require COVID-19 booster shots for Spring 2022

By | Dec 23, 2021

After ending the fall 2021 semester during a COVID-19 surge, Ithaca College announced Dec. 23 that booster shots will be required for Spring 2022.