Clients & Veterinarians
Hospitals Open
  • Clients: In-person veterinary appointments. Hospital personnel and clients to wear masks within the hospital facilities.
  • Pharmacy: In hospital pick-up available
  • Veterinarians: Referral portal CUHA rVet Connect
Faculty & Staff

Cornell University and the College of Veterinary Medicine are closely monitoring the ongoing coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

What's New?

Faculty and Staff Information

Last Update: July 6, 2022

Returning to Campus

If you have been working remotely and are returning for the first time, please:

  • Work with your supervisor to come up with a return to campus plan
  • Reach out to your HR representative, who will facilitate the steps required, including completion of the EH&S Return to Campus Health and Safety Training
  • Consider viewing the FSAP presentation (VPN required) that addresses concerns about returning to on-campus work

Also review these important guidelines:


Faculty & Staff Testing



  • Access to CVM buildings requires a Cornell ID after hours and weekends
  • Observe all signage in facilities regarding usage of spaces, direction of traffic flow, and wear and when to wear a mask

Faculty & Staff Travel

  • Travel continues to be a higher-risk activity for COVID-19 infection

  • Before/while you travel:
    • Be sure to review and follow the current NYS travel advisory

    • Comply with all applicable testing requirements for your return

  • When you return from travel:
    • For those who are not fully vaccinated, please stay off campus until you have a negative test result
      • Access a supplemental COVID-19 test (#1) upon return
      • Stay off campus until you have the result of Test #1
      • Recommence use of the Daily Check and routine surveillance testing
      • Access a supplemental COVID-19 test (#2) 3-5 days post return
    • For those who are fully vaccinated, you may come right back to work on campus
      • Access a supplemental COVID-19 test upon return
      • Consider accessing a supplemental COVID-19 test 3-5 days post return

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