Daily News Fall 2021 updates for students: What we know and what we’re working towards


McMaster University will continue to host undergraduate academic activities remotely for the Spring/Summer/Intersession term with only a few exceptions for courses that need student access to specialized equipment.

Mandatory COVID-19 Training Introduced

Covid ImageAll faculty, staff and students working on campus are required to complete mandatory COVID-19 awareness training.

To register, please go to the Regulatory Training section of Mosaic and complete the training through Avenue to Learn. The training will be available one business day after registration. Once training has been successfully completed in Avenue to Learn, the completed record will be available in Mosaic one business day after completion.

For assistance registering for training and reviewing your training record, refer to Health & Safety Training FAQs.

For more on the COVID-19 Awareness training, please email

Movement of faculty, staff and students on campus will be highly restricted. Masks or face coverings are required in all indoor public spaces on campus, including classrooms and hallways. A limited supply of disposable masks will be available on campus. Physical distancing is also required, with a maximum number of individuals allowed per room. Signage has been installed in all buildings and rooms to indicate the flow of traffic, protocols for entering and exiting and which seats can be occupied.

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