Health and safety

What is the latest guidance about phase six weekly on-campus testing?

In the interest of community safety and well-being as part of a safe return to in-person instruction in the spring 2021 semester, University of Maine at Machias COVID-19 phase six weekly asymptomatic testing for all members of the UMM community who are on campus in the spring semester will begin Feb. 1 and continue throughout […]

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What app are we supposed to use for phase six COVID-19 testing on campus that involves Shield T3, beginning the week of Feb. 15?

Anyone participating in phase six COVID-19 testing on campus that involves the saliva-based Shield T3 is required to download and set up the Safer Community app by Rokmetro, available through the Apple App Store and Google Play Store. Please have the app available on your smartphone for your first appointment during the week beginning Feb. 15. The app is […]

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What should UMM employees do when someone in their workplace whom they have been with on-site tests positive or is a close contact to someone who has tested positive?

If you or people you know in the community have concerns about COVID-19 symptoms, close contact or a positive test, please fill out the self-reporting form. Employees also can contact their Human Resources partners, call the COVID-19 info line — 207.581.2681 or email umaine.alerts@maine.edu. If you are considered a close contact, you will be contacted by […]

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Quarantine and isolation guidance

What are UMM’s plans for the isolation and quarantine of students in fall 2020 and spring 2021? UMM has designated separate quarantine and isolation rooms for residential students. A student health coordinator will be available to provide support. Please read the detailed quarantine and isolation planning guide for more information. Do members of the UMM community […]

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