Vaccination Requirement Reminder
As of October 1, 2021, 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 have received their first COVID-19 vaccine dose or have an approved medical or religious exemption.
Learn how to confirm your vaccination status and submit documentation.
COVID Vaccine Requirements
As of October 1, 2021, American River College requires that all employees 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.
COVID Reporting, Training, and Forms
Find COVID reporting forms, training information, protocols, and other important safety resources for employees.
COVID-19: Case Response Form
The purpose of this form is to provide direction and documentation regarding the response actions to take to help mitigate the potential risk of COVID-19 transmission upon learning of exposure or known or suspected COVID-19 cases potentially impacting students, employees, facilities, or other stakeholders.
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.
Fall 2021 Reopening Planning
See reopening planning updates for the fall 2021 semester at American River College.
Spring 2022 Reopening Planning
See reopening planning updates for the spring 2022 semester at American River College.
Self-Check for Symptoms
As employees and students return to campus, we ask that everyone to 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)