Working Through COVID-19

Based on the current COVID-19 conditions in Atlanta, and in consultation with public health experts on and off campus, Emory University has developed guidelines and resources for a continued safe learning environment.

For the latest updates, check the Emory Forward website. 

Information and Resources

What Do I Do If . . .

Emory University follows CDC guidelines to support campus members who have tested positive for COVID-19 or have been recently exposed.

Learn what you need to do

Vaccine Exemption

Emory Healthcare COVID-19 requirements are still enforced university employees already subject to EHC immunization requirements, with exceptions only for those with approved medical or religious exemptions.

Learn more about exemptions

Upload Your COVID-19 Vaccination Card

All campus members are strongly encouraged to stay up-to-date on all COVID-19 vaccinations. Faculty and staff subject to EHC immunization requirements and who receive a Covid-19 vaccine outside of Emory Healthcare must upload an image of their Covid-19 vaccination card (doses 1 and 2) to the H.O.M.E health portal.

View Instructions for Uploading Your Card


Learn more about masking recommendations and resources available for our campus community.

View Masking Guidelines

Taking Leave During COVID-19

Emory offers up to three (3) weeks of COVID-19 Emory Paid Leave for those who are unable to work on campus or from home because of the pandemic.

View COVID-19 Leave

Exemptions from Working on Campus

Exemptions from working on campus may be requested by following these outlined policies and procedures.

View Processes for Exemptions