Spring 2022 Update
Effective Monday, March 14, masks will be strongly recommended but not required in all district facilities, regardless of vaccination status. Los Rios supports any student or employee's choice to continue wearing a mask if it makes them more comfortable.
Vaccination Requirement Reminder
All students who plan to access district and college facilities (including in-person classes, student support services, or any other indoor activity) and all employees must be fully vaccinated or have an approved medical or religious exemption.
Learn how to confirm your vaccination status and submit documentation.
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement
All employees must meet the COVID-19 vaccination requirement.
Request COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement Exemption
Request a medical or religious exemption from the COVID-19 vaccine requirement. Exemptions to the vaccination requirement are limited.
Learn about on-campus COVID-19 testing for employees.
COVID Reporting, Training, and Forms
Find COVID reporting forms, training information, protocols, and other important safety resources for employees.
Reopening American River College: Planning for a Safe Return to Our Campuses
Learn about American River College's reopening planning in the wake of COVID-19 closures.
Self-Check for Symptoms
As employees and students return to campus, we ask that everyone do their part to keep our colleges healthy and safe. Before coming to campus each day, please do a self-check for any of the following symptoms:
- Fever or chills
- Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
If you are sick or are experiencing any of the above symptoms, then please stay home. The above list does not include all possible symptoms. To learn more about symptoms, visit the Centers for Disease Control.
Local, State, and Federal Resources
- California Community College Chancellor's Office Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
- California Coronavirus (COVID-19) Response
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Coronavirus Disease 2019
- Project Baseline COVID-19 Testing Program
- Sacramento County Department of Health Services: COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus)