Phased plan for expansion of in-person activities

The following charts outline UMD’s phased plan for expanding in-person activities on campus. It is aimed at gradually expanding in-person campus activities in a phased approach keeping our continued focus on the health and well-being of our entire campus community. The plan has been coordinated with state and county health officials, with additional guidance provided by the University System of Maryland, and can be changed at any time based on decisions by these bodies.
Phase 0 describes where we were during most of the pandemic period when density on the campus was at a minimum. 

This guidance was current as of April 14, 2021. For the most up-to-date status and latest COVID-19 information, please visit


Important Dates:

Phase 0 - March 2020 through April 5, 2021

Phase 1 - April 5, 2021*

Phase 2 - July 5, 2021*

Phase 3 - August 2, 2021*

*Dates are predictions and anticipate changes in governmental regulations and health advisories

Phased Plan Charts

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