Carroll University COVID-19 Mandatory Policies

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update | Last updated December 21, 2020

Once vaccinated, students will still be expected to abide by all mandatory guidelines until otherwise communicated.

These policies are an extension of our Code of Conduct, which highlights, “The Student Code of Conduct is applied to both on and off campus settings as well as online and digital spaces (including social media and blogging platforms)."

These policies are effective June 1, 2020 and will be in place until otherwise communicated. We will continue to monitor and update based on U.S. Centers for Disease Control Guidelines, the Wisconsin Department of Health and Human Services and industry-specific guidance from organizations such as the American College Health Association.

Individuals observed to not be in compliance with the identified guidelines may be subject to disciplinary action.

Use these links to quickly navigate to the topics addressed on this page.

Health and Safety

We expect that members of the Carroll University community — students, faculty and staff — act in consideration of the overall safety and wellbeing of all. All students are prohibited, as articulated in the Student Handbook, from creating a health and safety hazard that would put the Carroll community at risk. Those that demonstrate a hazard on campus grounds may be asked to leave campus grounds or campus housing. Students are required to comply with health and safety laws, orders, ordinances, regulations and health and safety guidance adopted by Carroll University.

Report COVID-19 High Risk Behavior

Any member of the Carroll community (faculty, staff or students) may anonymously report concerns regarding behavior that is in direct conflict with our COVID-19 mandatory policies. Report a Policy Violation​

Face Coverings / Masks

Wearing cloth face coverings/masks is a critical measure in limiting and reducing the spread of COVID-19. Masks are required as a simple barrier to help prevent respiratory droplets from traveling into the air and onto other people when the person wearing the mask coughs, sneezes, talks, or raises their voice. Guidance for face masks/coverings at Carroll University are as follows:

Physical Distancing

Also known as “social distancing”, Physical distancing is defined as a 6 foot distance between parties in the same physical location.

Gathering Limitations

Guests / Visitors

Illness / Contact Tracing / Testing / Quarantine / Isolated Housing

Any individual who violates an order to quarantine/isolate or the terms of quarantine/isolation may be subject to disciplinary action including housing probation or termination including loss of deposit, university probation or suspension.

Athletics and In-Person Courses

Reporting a Positive Test Result

Students will be required to submit a report to or text 262.218.2379 within the same business day for any of the following:

Direct Exposure Is Defined As:


Questions regarding Housing guidelines and/or restrictions should be directed to

Questions regarding guidelines and policy should be directed to

Questions regarding any other COVID-19 impact areas should contact or view additional information on our COVID-19 webpages.

To inquire about accommodations, please contact the Office of Disability Support Services at or by phone at 262.524.7335.

Policies Created: July 1, 2020
Policies Revised: December 21, 20200

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