Read the Beforeitsnews.com story here. Advertise at Before It's News here.
Profile image
By Natural Blaze
Contributor profile | More stories
Story Views
Now:
Last hour:
Last 24 hours:
Total:

Rutgers University Will Force Students to Get COVID Vaccine to Attend In-person Classes

% of readers think this story is Fact. Add your two cents.


By Matthew Impelli

Rutgers University in New Jersey announced on Thursday that a COVID-19 vaccination will be required to attend in-person classes during the 2021 fall semester. But if students refuse to receive a vaccine, they will be permitted to move to online instruction or enroll in a different university.

“Proof of vaccination will be required for all students planning to attend this fall. Any vaccine authorized for use in the U.S. (currently Moderna, Pfizer, and Johnson & Johnson) is acceptable,” Rutgers wrote in a letter to the community, signed by university President Jonathan Holloway, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs Prabhas V. Moghe and Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Antonio M. Calcado. “It is understood that some incoming students may be 17 years old, and may be only eligible for the Pfizer vaccine.”

The letter goes on to note that students may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement “for medical or religious reasons.”

In an email sent to Newsweek, Dory Devlin, the senior director of university news and media relations at Rutgers, said, “Students who do not provide an exemption request and refuse to get vaccinated can move to online instruction or dis-enroll.”

“We are announcing early so that students can make their decisions about attendance before enrolling or paying tuition,” the email added.

In the letter sent to members of the Rutgers community, Brian Strom, chancellor of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences and executive vice president for health affairs at Rutgers, wrote: “Vaccination is key to stopping the current pandemic and to the return of campus instruction and activities closer to what we were accustomed to before the pandemic drastically changed life at Rutgers.”

While the announcement by Rutgers notes that any American-approved vaccine will be accepted, it did not provide information on international students that have received a vaccine that was not approved for use in the U.S., such as the AstraZeneca vaccine.

Devlin told Newsweek that, “As international students begin the process of enrolling, [Rutgers] will work with them to help get them vaccinated upon arrival in the United States and in accordance with those same public health guidelines.”

Read full article

Sourced from Truth Unmuted

Let’s block ads! (Why?)



Source: http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/naturalblaze/~3/_NBEWfWQiEw/rutgers-university-will-force-students-to-get-covid-vaccine-to-attend-in-person-classes.html


Before It’s News® is a community of individuals who report on what’s going on around them, from all around the world.

Anyone can join.
Anyone can contribute.
Anyone can become informed about their world.

"United We Stand" Click Here To Create Your Personal Citizen Journalist Account Today, Be Sure To Invite Your Friends.

Please Help Support BeforeitsNews by trying our Natural Health Products below!


Order by Phone at 888-809-8385 or online at https://mitocopper.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomic.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST

Order by Phone at 888-388-7003 or online at https://www.herbanomics.com M - F 9am to 5pm EST


Humic & Fulvic Trace Minerals Complex - Nature's most important supplement! Vivid Dreams again!

HNEX HydroNano EXtracellular Water - Improve immune system health and reduce inflammation

Ultimate Clinical Potency Curcumin - Natural pain relief, reduce inflammation and so much more.

MitoCopper - Bioavailable Copper destroys pathogens and gives you more energy. (See Blood Video)
Oxy Powder - Natural Colon Cleanser!  Cleans out toxic buildup with oxygen! 
Nascent Iodine - Promotes detoxification, mental focus and thyroid health.
Smart Meter Cover -  Reduces Smart Meter radiation by 96%!  (See Video)

Immusist Beverage Concentrate - Proprietary blend, formulated to reduce inflammation while hydrating and oxygenating the cells.

Report abuse
Loading...

    Comments

    Your Comments
    Question   Razz  Sad   Evil  Exclaim  Smile  Redface  Biggrin  Surprised  Eek   Confused   Cool  LOL   Mad   Twisted  Rolleyes   Wink  Idea  Arrow  Neutral  Cry   Mr. Green

    Total 1 comment
    • The Great Predicto !!!

      This is a great idea. You should be able to concentrate on your studies as opposed to how to ditch Covid.

    MOST RECENT
    Load more ...

    SignUp

    Login

    Newsletter

    Email this story
    Email this story

    If you really want to ban this commenter, please write down the reason:

    If you really want to disable all recommended stories, click on OK button. After that, you will be redirect to your options page.