This policy will be evaluated on a weekly basis and updated when the situation warrants a change. The safety of everyone on the MBKU campus depends on all travelers following these rules.
Nonessential Travel Discouraged
The University discourages ALL nonessential travel due to the following:
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to show increasing numbers of infected individuals (Source: OC Healthcare Agency COVID-19 Case Counts and Testing Figures)
The CDC has designated most countries a Level 3 Warning to avoid nonessential travel due to widespread ongoing transmission. (Source: CDC COVID-19 Travel Recommendations by Country)
There is currently no specific antiviral treatment or vaccine to prevent COVID-19. (Source: CDC What to Do if You Are Sick)
Essential Travel Between MBKU Campuses
Travel between MBKU campuses will be permitted but should be restricted to essential business only.
University Sponsored Travel Prohibited
University sponsored domestic or international travel for essential business will be allowed only with prior approval by the University President.
University sponsored travel to meetings and symposia, regardless of method of transportation, is prohibited until further notice.