COVID-19 Resources

Bobcat statue with Geogia College mask

We are very thankful to the collective commitment of faculty, staff and students over the past two years. Georgia College confronted and met the challenges due to the pandemic. The university will continue to follow guidelines established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Georgia Department of Public Health, and the University System of Georgia to ensure we maintain a healthy and safe Bobcat community.

What You Need to Know

Face Coverings

The University System of Georgia (USG) continues to recognize COVID-19 vaccines and boosters offer safe, effective protection and urges all students, faculty, staff and visitors to get vaccinated and/or boosted either on campus or with a local provider. As USG works closely with the Georgia Department of Public Health to prioritize the health and safety of campus communities, the system encourages people to wear masks based on their preference and assessment of personal risk.

Social Distancing

Based on University System of Georgia guidance, social distancing is no longer required in campus facilities. Unvaccinated individuals are strongly encouraged to continue socially distancing from others when possible.

Vaccines

The University System of Georgia recognizes COVID-19 vaccines offer safe, effective protection and urges all students, faculty, staff and visitors to get vaccinated with a local provider.

The Baldwin County Health Department, located at 100 Ireland Drive, provides vaccine clinics. Refer to their website for dates and times. No appointment is necessary. Additional vaccines are also available at local pharmacies in and around the Milledgeville area.

Please call Student Health (478-445-5288) if you need further information on local sites for vaccination.

Student Life

The university will follow Georgia Department of Public Health guidelines in mitigating issues related to the COVID-19 pandemic during student programs and activities.

Events and Gatherings

In accordance with University System of Georgia guidance, campus events and gatherings will resume as normal.

Travel

Georgia College personnel may travel domestically as needed while continuing to follow appropriate safety protocols.

International travel remains heavily restricted by many foreign governments. State Department travel information can be found at: https://travel.state.gov/content/travel/en/international-travel/before-you-go.html.

Athletics

Georgia College will follow COVID-19 guidelines of the Peach Belt Conference.