AMHERST (CBS) – UMass Amherst is planning for a return to normal this fall.
The university is preparing for in-person classes and residence halls at full capacity when the new school year begins. That means about 13,000 students will be living on campus.READ MORE: Onions Linked To Salmonella Outbreak In 37 States, Including Massachusetts, CDC Says
“When our community returns to campus in September, we plan to offer students a full college experience,” the school said in its announcement Thursday.READ MORE: As Pediatricians Prepare To Give COVID Vaccine To Kids 5-To-11, Some Doctors Say Review The Data First
UMass Amherst has not decided yet if students will be required to have a COVID-19 vaccination before they return.
On campus tours will also return later this month, beginning April 20.MORE NEWS: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
For more information, visit umass.edu.