The resources below afford USC community members the critical information needed to better protect themselves as well as their work and living areas during COVID-19. An additional resource is the COVID-19 Prevention Program (CPP). It was prepared in compliance with the Cal/OSHA Emergency Temporary Regulation for COVID-19 Prevention requirements (CCR, Title 8, Section 3205) and correlates with provisions of the university’s Injury and Illness Prevention Plan.


Policy & Procedures

Vaccination Policy

USC’s vaccination policy


Specimen Use & Transport


No current restrictions on group travel. For field research that requires overnight trips, complete the Field Research Safety Plan and keep on file.

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Health & Hygiene

Instructional videos for helpful PPE tips and techniques.

How to Wear and Care for Cloth Face Coverings
How to Don & Doff a Surgical Mask
How to Safely Remove Gloves
How to Don & Doff an N95 Respirator

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General Information

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Learn More about COVID-19 and Vaccinations

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