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Covid-19 FAQs

This page outlines the latest information from Bournemouth University and was last updated at 19:00 on Monday 17 January 2022

Keeping you safe on campus

Coronavirus: frequently asked questions

Our primary objective is to support the wellbeing of our students and staff and all decisions will be made subject to national guidance to ensure the health & safety of our community. 

Frequently asked questions

The following pages answer questions covering different subject areas and audiences across the BU community.

FAQs for current students

FAQs for current students

We appreciate this is a difficult time for us all. These are some of the common enquiries we get from students currently studying at BU. 

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Managing Covid-19

Find out about the important steps you need to take if you or someone you live with tests positive for Covid-19.

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Covid-19 testing

You can collect home test kits from local pharmacies, campus or order online.

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Covid-19 vaccination

We strongly urge you to take part in the vaccination programme. If you are unsure, here’s some information to help you make your decision. 

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The current situation has changed how we all work across the university; visit our intranet to find information and guidance for staff.