Coronavirus Updates


Massachusetts Travel Order
Effective August 1, 2020, all visitors entering Massachusetts, including returning residents, who do not meet an exemption, are required to:

  • Complete the Massachusetts Travel Form prior to arrival, unless you are visiting from a lower-risk state designated by the Department of Public Health.
  • Quarantine for 14 days or produce a negative COVID-19 test result that has been administered up to 72-hours prior to your arrival in Massachusetts.

MASS Gov Updates and Information

Updates and information from local towns:

All students authorized to come to campus must adhere to the University’s return policies for offices & labs and dorms & residences.


Massachusetts Testing Sites

Harvard Testing and Tracing

Other Info

HMS Graduate Education Fall 2020 FAQ

Compiled List of Online Science, Skills-Building and Professional Development Courses
An actively maintained list of online courses to improve your professional skills, specifically developed to help keep you sharp during COVID-19.

Coping with Coronavirus
An article, including a 4-part webinar series, on dealing with daily stress, anxiety, and a range of other emotions related to the COVID-19 pandemic.