Common Questions

Questions will be added and updated as information becomes available. If you can't find the answer to your question, please submit a question to our return to campus team by emailing Repopulation@sonoma.edu.

What percent of classes are in-person for Fall 2021 semester?

Roughly 50% of classes will be held in-person for the Fall 2021 semester.  

Can anyone visit campus?

Yes, our campus is always open to the public. As the campus returns to primarily in-person instruction, campus events and buildings will continue to open throughout the summer to prepare for the fall semester. Many departments will be opening throughout the summer so please contact the department you are planning to visit ahead of time to ensure they will be present for your visit. 

Where are masks required on campus?

Face masks are required inside all non-residential campus buildings, except when in an office that is not shared with others and the door closed. Face masks are no longer required outdoors when six feet of physical distancing can be maintained between individuals. For employees, Cal-OSHA announced on June 17 that fully vaccinated employees in most work settings are no longer required to wear a face mask indoors. Unvaccinated employees and employees who decline to disclose their vaccination status will be required to continue to wear a face mask. 

Where can I get a mask on campus if I forgot mine?

Students and employees who do not have face masks can get one at the Seawolf Service Center or the Student Center during their business hours.  

Will we be required to take wellness screenings this fall? 

Yes, all SSU employees and students will be required to take daily wellness screenings

Who do I notify if I have been exposed to or have tested positive for COVID-19?

Residential and students with on-campus instruction must report to covid.monitoring@sonoma.edu(link sends e-mail) or (707)-664-COVI (2486). If an employee becomes aware that they may have been exposed to or have tested positive for COVID-19 and were on campus for any length of time in the prior 14 days, the employee must notify their supervisor. Employees may report directly to Risk Management & Safety Services if they cannot reach their supervisor.

Are student clubs able to meet in-person?

Yes, student clubs are able to meet in-person and host in-person events. Please contact your club advisor for more information or Risk Mangement and Safety Services.

I need to pick-up new keys. How can I do this?

Employees and students can visit the Seawolf Service Center anytime from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to obtain or replace any SSU keys. Please complete the key request form and bring it with you to your visit to the Seawolf Service Center.  

How do I get an SSU ID card?

Employees and students can visit the Seawolf Service Center anytime from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. to obtain or replace an SSU ID card. 

When does the Library open to the public? 

The University Library opens to the public on August 2, however many student and employee services are available to the campus virtually or contactless through the summer. Visit their website for more information on their services. 

Is the Recreation Center open?

Yes, the Recreation Center is currently open for students Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. More information can be found on the Campus Recreation website.

How do I get a Parking Pass?

Parking permits are required 24/7 when parking on campus. Semester parking permits can be purchased online through your SSU online services and the parking permits portal. For employees who are eligible for payroll deduction, you will need to go to the Seawolf Service Center to sign up. Payment for the first month is due at the time of sign up in cash or check.