Student checklists

Fall 2020 leaving K-State checklist | Spring 2021 return to K-State checklist

Fall 2020 leaving K-State checklist

Before leaving a K-State campus for fall or winter break, every student needs to take steps to help reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19 and to prepare for the move to remote learning.

Download a PDF of the checklist or view it below.

ChecklistMonitor your health.

Contact Lafene Health Center at 785-532-6544 to schedule a COVID-19 test if you have one or more of the following symptoms:

  • Fever or chills.
  • Cough.
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing.
  • Fatigue.
  • Muscle or body aches.
  • Headache.
  • New loss of taste or smell.
  • Sore throat.
  • Congestion or runny nose.
  • Nausea or vomiting.
  • Diarrhea.

(For the most up-to-date symptom list, check the CDC website.)

 

ChecklistBefore leaving to return to your permanent residence, you should plan to:

  • Practice enhanced physical distancing before travel, ideally for 14 days.
  • Get a COVID-19 test within 7 days of departure.
  • Update your contact information in KSIS.
  • Let your landlord know when you plan to return for the spring semester. If you live on campus, contact Housing and Dining Services about the options available to students who remain on campus or return to campus early.
  • Quarantine for 14 days after arriving at your permanent residence. Wear face coverings, watch for development of symptoms and avoid contact with others.
  • Travel safely and follow CDC travel guidance.

Learn more about isolation and quarantine guidance.

 

ChecklistWhen you arrive at your permanent residence, you should continue to:

  • Wear face coverings.
  • Frequently wash your hands.
  • Practice physical distancing.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Avoid sharing personal items such as phones, drinks, makeup, etc.

 

ChecklistPrepare for your move to remote learning, final exams and the spring semester by:

  • Reviewing your syllabus.
  • Talking to your instructors.
  • Taking all textbooks and required resources with you.
  • Returning any library or borrowed resources you no longer need.
  • Making sure you have connectivity.
  • Reviewing final exam prep information.
  • Meeting with your advisor and enrolling for the spring semester.
  • Taking the Internship and Advising Survey.

Learn about academic resources from the Manhattan campus and Polytechnic campus.

 

Spring 2021 return to K-State checklist

Before returning to a K-State campus, every student needs to take steps to help reduce the risk of spreading COVID-19.

Download the checklist (pdf) or view it below.

ChecklistIsolate or quarantine when traveling from high-risk areas.

Students traveling from high-risk areas must self-quarantine for 14 days. Following quarantine, students must meet specific conditions before returning to in-person university programs or activities.

Learn more about isolation and quarantine guidance.

 

ChecklistSubmit medical clearances through myLafene+.

(New students only)

New students are required to submit the following records before arriving on campus. All health requirements can be completed through the myLafene+ Patient Portal. More information is available on the Lafene Health Center website.

  • Immunization record: MMR and Meningococcal Vaccine (MCV4 — Housing students only) required before arrival.
  • Insurance information form.
  • Treatment agreement.
  • Tuberculosis (TB) screening questionnaire.

 

ChecklistComplete face covering training.

The updated, mandatory training includes information on transmission of COVID-19, risk mitigation and the Every Wildcat A Wellcat pledge. Students will log in using their eIDs to verify that the training has been completed.

 

ChecklistMonitor your health and do not return if you are experiencing symptoms.

You should not come to campus if you are sick, have a temperature over 100.4 degrees F, or have other illness symptoms of COVID-19. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills.
  • Cough.
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing.
  • Fatigue.
  • Muscle or body aches.
  • Headache.
  • New loss of taste or smell.
  • Sore throat.
  • Congestion or runny nose.
  • Nausea or vomiting.
  • Diarrhea.

(For the most up-to-date symptom list, check the CDC website.)