This page provides information about RUSH University's response to COVID-19 and how we are protecting students, faculty and staff.
RUSH University COVID-19 Policy
Effective October 17, 2023, in alignment with the RUSH System for Health, RUSH University no longer requires the COVID-19 vaccine for students. The COVID-19 vaccine continues to be strongly recommended.
Please review your college and specific program vaccine requirements as some may require proof of COVID-19 vaccination.
The COVID-19 vaccine continues to be strongly recommended. Information on how to Stay Up to Date with COVID-19 Vaccines can be found at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Please visit vaccines.gov to find information on how to receive a COVID-19 vaccine in your community.
How to Stay Healthy
Stop the spread of germs:
- Avoid contact with anyone who is sick and stay home if you are feeling sick.
- Consider wearing a mask to prevent the spread of illness.
- Wash your hands with soap and water or alcohol-based sanitizer, often and before eating.
- Cover your nose and mouth when coughing & sneezing.
If you have any questions, email Student Health at Student_Health@rush.edu