Information for Fall Semester During Coronavirus Pandemic

Massachusetts Regulations

Learn more about massachusetts quarantine requirements

Brandeis COVID-19 Testing

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Brandeis Health Center

If you will be in Massachusetts, the Health Center is available for telehealth and in-person appointments to assist with your ongoing health needs. Contact the health center at 781-736-3677. For after-hours, on-call consultation that cannot wait for the next business day, call 781-239-1948. If you need immediate attention or emergency assistance on campus, call Public Safety at 781-736-3333. For off-campus emergencies, call 911.

Brandeis Counseling Center

The Brandeis Counseling Center offers emergency consultation by phone to anyone in Massachusetts. During business hours, call 781-736-3730; after hours, call 781-736-3785. The counseling center also has an on-staff case manager to help connect people to behavioral health resources in their area. You can also visit the Massachusetts Network of Care website to locate behavioral health resources in your area.

Food Delivery

Students can have groceries delivered through various delivery services, including Instacart, Amazon Fresh and Peapod, among others. These services will also deliver products like toothpaste, shampoo and other toiletries. You can also have meals delivered from local restaurants via delivery services such as GrubHub, DoorDash and UberEats, or through the restaurants' websites. A few delivery services include  You will need to indicate a contact-free delivery if you use these services. If you have friends, family or a delivery service bringing food, mail, prescriptions, etc., ask individuals to leave items outside your door and to text, call or knock on the door to let you know the items have arrived.

Living Necessities

You can have items such as furniture, clothes, kitchen gear, etc. delivered through services including Amazon, Ikea and Target, among others.

Health and Wellness Resources

Visit the Office of Health and Wellness Promotion website to find virtual health and wellness resources and a 14-day quarantine/isolation guide.