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Free, at-home COVID tests are available

Every U.S. household is once again eligible to order four free at-home, rapid COVID-19 tests. Here's how to get yours.


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UC Health launches new Long COVID education resource to expand access to care

A new video education series launched by University of California Health will provide greatly needed resources for physicians treating Long COVID patients.


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Emergency Paid Sick Leave for COVID-19 relief extended to Dec. 31, 2022

UC has extended the time to use your remaining 2022 EPSL or 2021 EPSL entitlement from Sept. 30 to Dec. 31, 2022.


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UCOP mask protocol changing to strongly recommended beginning Sept. 6

Thera Kalmijn provides an update on the use of face masks at all UCOP locations.


Temporary COVID-19 guidance for UCOP-sponsored events and meetings

New protocols for in-person meetings and events aim to help mitigate the potential spread of COVID-19.


UCOP Oakland offices are returning to the “get up, mask up” protocol

All employees in Oakland must follow "get up, mask" up protocol and wear approved face masks.


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Alameda County reinstates mask mandate for indoor spaces, including Oakland

Masks are again required in our Franklin and Broadway offices. The requirement will remain in effect as long as the county requires it.


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Reminder: UCOP’s modified COVID-19 protocols began May 31

The new protocols include an extended mask mandate and a temporary option to update hybrid on-site work schedules.


What to do if you test COVID-positive or are in close contact with someone who’s positive

Here are the required steps you need to take to protect yourself, colleagues and the community.


UC experts will share how COVID-19 has affected students’ mental health

Guest speakers will overview national and UC data on mental health trends among college students, as well as UC's approach to the student mental health crisis.