Information related to the novel coronavirus and COVID-19 pandemic and related closures and other developments.
The University will prioritize environmental control of infection in new measures.
The CARE Crew will no longer be staffing the University Park Campus perimeter, though the physical infrastructure will remain.
The $8.3 million grant will go towards a 20,000 patient observational study.
The new variant now makes up a quarter of coronavirus cases at the University.
Measures included changes to remote learning policies and tuition increases.
The bookstore coronavirus testing location shut down and more are set to close.
The initiative was part of USC's greater effort to address vaccine inequity.
The University plans to update masking policies Friday or early next week.
Considerations for masking guidelines shift comes as positivity rates fall.
The removal of the surveillance testing requirement for fully vaccinated students is among the announced changes, effective March 1.