Guest and Visitor Policy
Visitors, including families, must take the Daily Health Assessment prior to coming to campus. Some facilities may require visitors to display the email they will receive clearing them to come to campus, so visitors should print that out or have it ready on their phone. All visitors and contractors must wear a mask at all times on campus except while eating, and maintain distancing when possible. All visitors, guests and contractors must wear a mask at all times on campus, except while eating, and maintain distancing when possible.
Proof of a negative rtPCR test from a sample taken within 72 hours prior to arrival on campus and shown to the campus host is required only for:
- Overnight or multi-day visitors and contractors
- Visitors and contractors who come to campus from an international location
Children & Pets
Children may accompany their parents who are Brandeis Community members to campus for brief visits. Unvaccinated children must remain masked at all times while on campus with the exception of limited times while eating or drinking while maintaining distance from community members who are not their family.
Pets may also accompany their owners as they did prior to COVID-19, provided the pet does not interfere with other employees’ comfort or ability to do their work.
If traveling to Brandeis from an international location:
- Fully vaccinated visitors must submit proof of a negative rtPCR test from a sample taken within 72 hours prior to arrival on campus.
- Unvaccinated visitors to campus are required to follow CDC recommendations for quarantine and testing after international travel prior to coming to campus.
Students wishing to apply to Brandeis as undergraduates and their families are invited to come to campus for tours through our Office of Admissions. Learn more about visiting and applying to Brandeis on the Admissions website.