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EnTry to Campus Protocol for Students

Compton College Fall 2021: Entry to Campus Protocol for In-Person, On-Campus Instruction

While on campus, everyone is expected to follow specific protocols to help ensure the health and safety of the Compton College community and the public:

  • Face coverings are required in all public spaces on campus; except when eating or drinking (preferably outdoors).
  • Everyone must have his/her temperature screened when arriving on campus.
  • Students must complete an online Daily Wellness Survey via MyCompton within 12 hours of the scheduled arrival time. Example: For a 7:30 a.m. Monday lab - complete the survey between 7:30 p.m. Sunday and 7:29 a.m. Monday.
  • Per Compton CCD Resolution No. 08-17-2021A, all students* enrolled in in-person on-campus classes are required to be fully vaccinated by January 1, 2022. Please refer to the communication sent to all students on August 19, 2021 or the September 1, 2021 Notification to All Students for more information.
    • Students* (non-student-athletes) who have not yet submitted proof of vaccination status and who do not have an approved exemption/accommodation must submit monthly COVID-19 test results. Test results via the MyCompton portal, using the tile labeled "COVID-19 Vaccination - Exemption - Test Submission." 
      • Testing is available at the St. John's Student Health Center on campus or you may test at a free county testing site:
    • COVID-19 vaccines are available to Compton College students at the St. John's Student Health Center on campus. Call 1-877-612-8299 to make an appointment.
      • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination status must be submitted via the MyCompton portal, using the tile labeled "COVID-19 Vaccination - Exemption - Test Submission." 
  • Everyone must practice physical distancing, in addition to the following:
    • If you are feeling sick or experiencing any symptoms listed in the wellness survey, remain at home and contact Vice President Sasser at rsasser@compton.edu.
    • Wash hands frequently with soap and water or hand sanitizer.
    • Ensure your mask covers your nose and mouth.
  • If you test positive for COVID-19, contact your Compton College instructor via email as soon as possible.
    • Provide the following information: your full name and Compton College student ID #, when you tested positive; when and where you were last on campus; and include a list of classes you are currently enrolled in.
  • If you are not feeling well and are experiencing the following symptoms - a fever, cough or shortness of breath:

*Student-Athletes

  • Per Compton CCD Resolution No. 08-17-2021A, all in-season/off-season or all student-athletes are required to be fully vaccinated by October 1, 2021 to participate in school athletics (including practice, play and travel). Please refer to the communication sent to all student-athletes on August 19, 2021 for more information.
    • COVID-19 vaccines are available to Compton College students at the St. John's Student Health Center on campus. Call 1-877-612-8299 to make an appointment.
    • Proof of COVID-19 Vaccination status must be submitted via the MyCompton portal, using the tile labeled "COVID-19 Vaccination - Exemption - Test Submission." 
  • Student-athletes must submit weekly COVID-19 test results. Test results must be emailed from your @compton.edu account to apacheco@compton.edu before your first scheduled meeting on campus, and by noon on Monday each week. Testing must occur within 72 hours of submitting results to be valid.
    • Call St. John's Student Health Center to make a testing appointment: 213-226-7480
    • Test results must be submitted via the MyCompton portal, using the tile labeled "COVID-19 Vaccination - Exemption - Test Submission." 
  • Effective October 1, 2021, unvaccinated and exempt student-athletes will continue to follow CCCAA/Compton College Tartar Athletics COVID-19 requirements regarding weekly testing.
    • Student-athletes who did not submit proof of COVID-19 vaccination status or received an approved exemption or accommodation by the October 1, 2021 deadline will be prohibited from participating in school athletics.

If you have questions about the required Compton College entry to campus protocols, please contact Vice President of Human Resources, Rachelle Sasser at rsasser@compton.edu. For more information about your class, please contact your instructor.



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