Health Information for The Claremont Colleges Community

This site provides important updates of infectious diseases, travel warnings, and other public health issues, including The Claremont Colleges' operations and policies in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.


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Fall 2023 Welcome Message

Dear TCC Community,

I am excited to welcome the Class of 2027 onto campus for their first fall at Claremont. While much has evolved since the first days of the COVID-19 pandemic, COVID-19 remains part of our day-to-day life at Student Health Services. Through cooperation and teamwork, we continue to work across our college consortium to support health, wellness, and […]

August 25th, 2023|

Spring 2023 Update on COVID-19 Isolation and Close Contact Guidance

Dear 7C Community,

I wanted to share with you that effective Monday, March 13, 2023, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (LACDPH) has updated its isolation and close contact guidance.

Accordingly, we are also updating some of our campus procedures.

On campus, effective Monday, March 13, 2023:

  1. COVID-19 cases in isolation can end their isolation after five days (so, […]
March 13th, 2023|

Fall 2022 Update

Dear 7C students,

The beginning of another academic year is now upon us. Omicron variants and subvariants continue to cause COVID-19 infections across the world. However, our knowledge in the prevention and treatment of this disease continues to expand and thankfully, the burden of this disease in terms of severe illness, hospitalization, and death continues to diminish. Those […]

August 17th, 2022|

Spring 2022 Update

Dear 7C Students,

While we have remained hopeful that COVID-19 would continue to recede, unfortunately as you are likely aware, we are in the midst of another surge with the rapid spread of COVID-19 due primarily to the Omicron variant. The Omicron variant of COVID-19 is highly transmissible, and we expect to see cases and transmission on campus. Thankfully though, […]

January 14th, 2022|

COVID-19 Booster Shots

Dear 7C students,

Earlier today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration amended the emergency use authorizations (EUA) for both the Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccines authorizing use of a single booster dose for all individuals 18 years of age and older after completion of primary vaccination with any FDA-authorized or approved COVID-19 vaccine.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s […]

November 19th, 2021|

Fall 2021 Update

Dear 7C Students,

After more than 16 months away due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the eager moment where students can finally return to our beautiful campuses is finally upon us. We, here at Student Health Services (SHS), have been working diligently with various stakeholders across the 7Cs to ensure that our campuses are ready for you. Our planning began with […]

August 4th, 2021|
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