As Hamilton moves into the red zone of the province’s COVID-19 Response Framework, the majority of current operations at McMaster will not be impacted.
The red “control” category — which comes into effect at 12 a.m. on Nov. 16 — introduces a number of new restrictions across multiple sectors throughout the city, reinforcing the need to maintain physical distancing, wearing masks and follow guidelines to help our community change the upward trajectory of COVID-19 cases.
The small number of classes and programs being held on campus will continue as scheduled with most student and employees working remotely.
The university continues to review the new rules and consult with public health to ensure our protocols and teaching and research activities align with its requirements. McMaster will provide updates should any requirements change.
For those required to come to campus, a reminder of the Top 5 things you need to do:
Update Monday Nov. 16: For more details on McMaster and the red zone, click here.