Communicable Disease Prevention

UBC will replace the current seven institutional safety plans with a Communicable Disease Prevention Framework that covers all campus activities, effective May 1st, 2022. More information can be found on the Safety & Risk Services website. For any feedback or comments on the Communicable Disease Prevention Framework, please reach out to your SRS resource, or to

As a reminder, masks are required in all indoor public spaces on UBC campuses. Students, faculty and staff taking part in academic activities outside of university campuses are still required to wear a mask if mandated by the location; for example, in health care settings.

For any COVID-19 or communicable disease inquiries, please send an email to as we are transitioning out of