Health Requirements

Updated 1/3/22

Before Arriving on Campus

In order to access the MBL campus, each member of our community is required to complete the MBL’s vaccination registry and COVID-19 acknowledgement and attestation.

Training, Acknowledgement and Attestation Regarding COVID-19

Anyone accessing the MBL campus (students, faculty, visiting researchers, postdoctoral researchers, campus visitors, and staff) are required to complete the MBL’s vaccination registry and COVID-19 safety acknowledgement and attestation.

The registry and attestation is included in the registration and decision reply forms for all  MBL course participants, visiting, scientists, and any other campus visitors  The COVID-19 Safety Acknowledgment and Attestation must be completed at least 48 hours prior to arrival.

The attestation must be completed as an online form, but for reference we have posted the PDF of the attestation on this page. The attestation affirms that the signer will comply with safety precautions, including:

  • Completion of vaccination registry
  • Mask requirements
  • Daily health screening
  • Testing, Contact Tracing, Quarantine, and Isolation
  • Accessing MBL Facilities
  • Campus visitors and guests
  • Ongoing Commitment, Inherent Risk and Non-Compliance


Required Health Protocols

The following measures outlined in the MBL’s COVID-19 health requirements help us achieve our goal of providing a safe environment for the entire MBL community. Please remember that we are still in a dynamic COVID-19 environment. These required protocols could change as the public health situation evolves.

Vaccination Requirements

COVID Positive Protocol

MBL Measures for Testing and Contact Tracing

Protocol for Symptomatic Individuals

Daily Health Screening

Universal Face Coverings

Protocol for Addressing Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 Exposures

MBL COVID-19 Safety Incident Reporting

Workplace Safety Policy