William Jewell is committed to providing a safe living and learning experience on campus. Here you'll find updates on our Operation Safe Campus plan and other COVID-19 resources.
Jewell has charted a path forward that establishes the greatest level of safety for our students, faculty, staff and visitors. Our COVID-19 protocols provide clear guidelines on preventive measures, proactive response to identifying and isolating cases, and how work will continue in accordance with our Strategic Framework. Read our Operation Safe Campus pandemic guide.
Operation Safe Campus
Jewell is uniquely poised to ensure the health and safety of the Jewell community amid the coronavirus pandemic. In collaboration with a joint task force of biosafety and medical experts, William Jewell developed Operation Safe Campus, an extensive plan focused on your safety and giving you the in-person experience we value as a residential learning community.
At the core of Jewell’s Operation Safe Campus is a threat assessment matrix built around the military’s defense force protection model. The College designed a framework that outlines a continuum of threat levels with correlating planning, education, training and protocols for each phase across all campus departments. The plan is based on these levels:
The dashboard is updated every Monday with test results from the previous week. The table reflects the number of total tests administered and potentially includes individuals who have been tested multiple times due to baseline testing and subsequent testing as a result of symptomatic testing, testing in response to contact tracing, or asymptomatic testing conducted as part of Athletics protocols.
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