COVID-19 Update

All campus visitors must be fully vaccinated AND BOOSTED, wear a mask, & submit a COVID symptom check. Visit our COVID page for updates.

Coronavirus Frequently Asked Question

Do I have to be vaccinated for COVID-19?

Yes. The University of California has mandated that everyone entering UC facilities must be vaccinated,* effective Sept. 1. You must provide proof of being fully vaccinated at least one week prior to the start date of your UCSC Silicon Valley Extension course.

Upload Proof of COVID Vaccination, Request for Exception, or Deferment today!

You will find related forms in our Forms Library.

Mask Mandate

People must also wear masks and respond to a brief COVID symptom check for each day they are inside a UC facility.

* Only students intending to enter the Silicon Vally Campus are required to be vaccinated. UCSC Silicon Valley Extension students have a different deadline requirement than main campus students as well as some slight variations in available resources. Visit our COVID page for the latest information.

Updated Aug. 13, 2021