DAVIS (CBS13) — UC Davis is kicking off the new school year Wednesday morning.
It’s the first time students will have in-person classes since March of 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.READ MORE: UPDATE: Atmospheric River: I-880 Shutdown, Flooded Roadways, Damaged Homes, Massive Rockslides In Storm's Wake
Some students are already making the most of their time on campus.
“This is my first time being on campus, so I’ve just been exploring and trying to figure out where my classes are and kind of just navigate,” Tea Takayama said.READ MORE: McKinley Park’s New Water Vault Gets Filled To The Brim During Historic Storm
Vaccinations are required for people on campus.
Students and employees will also need to wear a mask indoors and get tested every two weeks. Those who aren’t vaccinated will need to get tested every four days and wear a mask outdoors as well.
UC Davis football fans also must be vaccinated or test negative to attend upcoming games. The new policy will take effect starting Oct. 2 at the Aggies’ next home game.MORE NEWS: Sacramento Sets Storm Record With Its Highest All-Time Rainfall Total Since 1880
Staff will be checking for vaccine cards or negative test results at the gate.