Bison S.A.F.E.: The University's Pandemic Response
Bison S.A.F.E. means:
Howard University’s pandemic response is built with the goals of Bison S.A.F.E. at heart: Supporting our community; Advocating for high-risk populations; Facilitating ethical, culturally sensitive, and inclusive research; and Educating the public on best practices for safety.
COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements and Verification
Please visit the COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements and Verification page for information regarding vaccination requirements, answers to frequently asked questions regarding vaccination, and instructions for faculty and staff to verify vaccination.
As part of Howard University’s efforts to improve its emergency preparedness and response capabilities, the campus has transitioned to a new alert system called Bison Safe, which is designed to enhance the University’s ability to communicate with the community in the event of an emergency.
There have been significant developments in the ongoing spread of COVID-19:
The World Health Organization has declared the COVID-19 outbreak a global pandemic. As of August 3, 2021, there were 198,778,175 reported cases worldwide, and as of August 2, 2021, there were 35,171,679 reported cases in the United States.