The University has launched two new digital tools to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 on campus.

Daily COVID-19 Symptom Checker

This tool allows students and faculty to take a quick daily survey which will help determine if they are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. One’s results will yield a green check, indicating they are clear to attend class or work, or a red check, which indicates they are not. After completing the survey, a symptom checker will provide guidance on the next steps should one receive a red check. Students and faculty should receive daily emails with the survey or can go to


This mobile app records your previous locations in case the information is needed for contact tracing should one test positive for COVID-19. This app was chosen because it includes a privacy-first design and only stores personal data for 14 days. The information remains private unless one chooses to share the information.

To read more about these tools:

Pony Up, Mask Up