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What You Need to Know

Fordham Forward Bullet Fordham is preparing to offer the full range of in-person instruction and on-campus activities this fall

Fordham Forward Bullet Fordham is requiring that all students be vaccinated by the opening of the fall semester, and it is the University’s strong expectation that all faculty, staff, and administrators likewise be fully vaccinated on or before the beginning of the fall term.

Fordham Forward Bullet We encourage you to get vaccinated now and to take advantage of Fordham’s vaccine offerings on both campuses. To register for vaccination at either campus, please visit Health Services.

Fordham Forward Bullet Faculty and staff who have been fully vaccinated should send an image of their completed vaccine card to and Students who have been fully vaccinated should upload an image of their completed vaccine card to the student health portal.

Fordham Forward Bullet Track the number of COVID-19 positive cases on Fordham's COVID-19 Dashboard

Fordham Forward Bullet You are required to show Public Safety personnel your daily VitalCheck screening clearance at all campus and building entry points.

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Fordham strongly recommends that all members of the University community add the COVID Alert NY contact tracing app to their smartphones.

COVID Alert NY is a voluntary, anonymous, exposure-notification smartphone app. You will get an alert if you were in close contact with someone who tests positive for COVID-19. The app keeps personal information confidential and does not track your movements.

Fordham Forward

Fordham University's comprehensive plan, Fordham Forward, outlines how the majority of operations at the University will be altered to reduce transmission of the virus and minimize the likelihood of an outbreak. Learn more about how we are working to successfully restart our operations on our New York campuses.