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Coronavirus Updates

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COVID-19 information  

Centra College follows the guidance of Center for Disease Control (CDC), State and Local Health Departments, and Centra Health, Inc.  

Center for Disease Control

State Health Department

City of Lynchburg Health Department

Centra Health, Inc.


Masks are currently optional while on Centra College's campus.  Anyone who feels more comfortable or chooses to wear a mask may do so. Please be respectful and supportive of individuals choices and situations.   

Students in clinical, lab or simulation experiences will be required to wear masks as required by the clinical site or situation.  

Symptoms of COVID-19 

Students, faculty, staff, and visitors are encouraged to review their symptoms. Please do not come to campus if you have symptoms. If you are a student, faculty member, or staff member, please contact appropriate parties as per policy in the student handbook or employee health office.  

Symptoms of COVID-19 according to the CDC 


Centra Health, Inc. and Centra College requires all students, faculty, and staff be fully vaccinated and up-to-date on all available booster shots when eligible.  

COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination  

Questions about our COVID-19 Policies?

If you have questions about Centra College's COVID-19 Policies or Procedures, please contact our Student Health Nurse.