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University of Richmond changes campus mask policy

University officials say that the campus community’s vaccination rates are high, but the...
University officials say that the campus community’s vaccination rates are high, but the surrounding community has lower rates.
Published: Aug. 20, 2021 at 5:57 AM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Masks are mandatory inside all buildings across the University of Richmond’s campus. The new rule lasts through Sept. 12.

All students and employees are required to wear masks, regardless of their vaccination status.

University officials say that the campus community’s vaccination rates are high, but the surrounding community has lower rates.

Classes start on Aug. 23.

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