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Requirements, Reporting and Enforcement Effective Sept. 8 at 8 p.m. to Oct. 2 at 5 p.m.

All students, faculty and staff must hold one another accountable to follow the requirements set forth by the university to combat the spread of COVID-19 on our campus and within our community. 

Requirements

Students, Faculty & Staff 

  • Must wear a mask at all times except when in their room, off-campus residence, or office
  • Must maintain a minimum of six-feet of physical distance except when in their room, residence or office
  • Are expected to complete the Daily Symptom Tracker
  • Are expected to participate in Surveillance Testing requests

Students can leave their residences to: 

  • Pick up meals from dining facilities or the Michel Student Center 
  • Spend time outside while masked
  • Run essential errands (such as medical provider visits, pharmacy, grocery store) 
  • Attend work off campus and essential on campus jobs after confirming with employer
  • Engage in off-campus learning experiences with approval of their College Dean 

Students are allowed to: 

  • Order food and groceries and have them delivered 
  • Visit on-campus Health Center and Counseling Services

Students are not allowed to:

  • Congregate or gather other than with their roommate or off-campus residence mates
  • Have guests in their room or off-campus residence
  • Visit off-campus eating establishments, drinking establishments, or off-campus residences

Reporting 

All students, faculty and staff must help in holding each other accountable. 

Unsafe and/or non-compliant behavior should be reported using the form or by calling (309) 677-2000. Please be prepared to provide specific addresses/locations, names and details. The university will increase monitoring of activity around campus, particularly at night.

Enforcement

Non-compliance is serious as it may jeopardize the health and safety of other members of the Bradley and the Peoria community therefore: 

Egregious, significantly threatening, and/or repeat violations will be prioritized.

Sanctions will take into consideration the impact of the behavior, prior conduct history, and willingness to make the necessary changes. Accordingly, sanctions related to non-compliance are not necessarily progressive as the sanction disciplinary action will depend on the conduct. 

Sanctions of reported COVID-19 non-compliance may include, but are not limited to:

  • a written notice
  • disciplinary action, which may include warnings, restricted access and/or loss of privileges, loss of on-campus housing
  • fines
  • censure
  • disciplinary probation
  • suspension
  • dismissal from the university

COVID-19 violations are not eligible for Student Arbitration Board review, but are eligible for appeal to the Vice President for Student Affairs or designee.

 

Violation* Sanctioning Ranges**
Not wearing mask Written warning up to suspension/dismissal
Not physically distanced Written warning up to suspension/dismissal
Large gathering of people in public spaces on campus  Written warning up to suspension/dismissal
Guest(s) in residence  $250 fine up to suspension/dismissal
Non-essential errand or activity off-campus - within Peoria area $250 fine up to suspension/dismissal
Non-essential travel outside Peoria area (with plans to return to campus during quarantine) $250 fine up to suspension/dismissal
Quarantine violation - Individual willful disregard of policy Banned from campus up to suspension/dismissal
Isolation violation Banned from campus up to suspension/dismissal
Organization hosting social event/party Suspension/dismissal of the organization; additional consideration may be made for an organization, such as loss of housing releases
*Egregious, significantly threatening, and/or multiple violations may be escalated in the sanctioning process
** Sanctioning may consider both individual, host, guest, and organization non-compliance
Non-compliance is serious as it may jeopardize the health and safety of other members of the Bradley and the Peoria community; therefore, sanctions will take into consideration the impact of the behavior, prior conduct history and willingness to make the necessary changes. Accordingly, sanctions related to non-compliance are not necessarily progressive. Sanctions may be modified as needed.

This page is intended to provide information about the novel coronavirus, precautions that are being taken and prevention measures you can take, as well as information on the effects of measures various governments are taking to stem the outbreak.

This page is not intended to be all-encompassing and should not be considered to be providing medical or legal advice. In all instances, you should consult with a relevant expert for guidance specific to your circumstances.