array of disposable face masksThe University of Windsor has approved a policy requiring facemasks for all campus employees, students, visitors, and contractors.

Policy mandates face coverings on campus

A policy requiring all campus employees, students, visitors, and contractors to wear a non-medical mask or face covering will come into effect Monday, July 27.

The policy is intended to support an order from the Windsor Essex County Health Unit and applies to all campus buildings and common spaces where physical distancing may be difficult.

Find the full wording of the policy at

Faculties, departments, and office units that currently have staff, faculty, or students on campus may arrange to pick up masks for their areas by emailing the Chemical Control Centre at In the coming months, additional information will be provided on the campus-wide distribution of masks.

For more information regarding COVID-19 and the resumption of activities on campus, visit