COVID-19 resources for researchers


Important updates

May 28 2021

Information for UVic researchers:

On May 25th, the BC government released the BC Restart: A Plan to Bring Us Back Together.

For our UVic researchers, current health and safety measures continue to be in place.

  • Masks and physical distancing measures continue to be in place with no changes to protocols in all areas, including indoor public spaces, classrooms and research facilities until at least June 30.
  • For units, staff and faculty, continue to follow the UVic Return to Campus Guidance in planning for a safe return to campus, and ensure safe work plans are up to date. 
  • A daily COVID-19 self-assessment continues to be required, including not attending campuswhen ill.
  • Essential travel between regions continues to be allowed. If you must travel for essential reasons—including travel for work, research and field schools—follow all local health and safety protocols, wash your hands often and practice physical distancing.
  • Guidance on planning field activities including field research and field schools.