ISU president announces COVID-19 vaccine or testing requirement

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TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTWO/WAWV) — Indiana State University President Deborah J. Curtis spoke Thursday in a fall address, announcing among other things a COVID-19 vaccine requirement for students and staff starting Jan. 1, 2022.

Curtis first thanked students, faculty and staff for adhering to campus health protocols during the COVID-19 pandemic. She then said the Sycamore Community Health Initiative will expand existing requirements, including requiring all students and employees to either show proof of vaccination or be tested weekly for COVID-19 starting the first of the year.

According to a news release, the university is working with a vendor to provide testing and more details will be available later in the semester. 

This is a developing story. will be updated as more details come in.

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