Protect KU / Together for the Greater Good

Protect KU

Together, as Jayhawks, we resolve to protect ourselves and our community for the greater good.

Employee Vaccine Mandate

KU employees are now required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021.

Key Information

The health safety information you need to know for learning, teaching, and working on the KU Lawrence campus for the Fall 2021 semester, which goes from August 23, 2021 through December 17, 2021.  

The Protect KU Pledge

Together, as Jayhawks, we must resolve to protect ourselves, each other, and the greater Lawrence community. We must adhere to all COVID-19 health and safety guidelines so that we can continue our mission to lift students and society by educating leaders, building healthy communities and making discoveries that change the world.

Worker holding test tube

COVID-19 Test Results and Related Data

The dashboard includes metrics such as total positive cases, positivity rates and KU Housing quarantine and isolation data.

Results Data


We understand that this is a challenging time, and every individual has different concerns. Please use these resources to help get answers to your questions.

COVID-19 has no nationality, no ethnicity, no race, no gender

If you believe you have been the target of racism or some other form of discrimination and harassment, please report the incident to Institutional Opportunity & Access at or 785-864-6414.  For additional support, you can also contact the Office of Diversity & Equity at or 785-864-4904.