The health and safety of students, faculty and staff are of the utmost importance. Below you will find information, links and resources that describe Moraine Valley's practices, protocols and expectations for minimizing the impact of COVID-19 on the campus community.

  • Masks

    Masks are optional. However, masks will continue to be required in close spaces where safe physical distancing is not possible such as faculty and staff offices, and any area where students are meeting in-person with faculty and staff. 

If I believe I have COVID-19 or have had known contact with someone with COVID-19, what should I do? 

Answer: Follow the guidance provided by the college. Do not come to campus.

Are all campus offices open?

Answer: Yes, all student services and college offices are open and offer in-person services. Appointments are recommended; see the department's webpage for contact information, hours and more.

Will I be required to wear a mask/face covering on campus?

Answer: Masks are optional in most spaces.

What measures is the college taking to clean common surfaces?

Answer: All workspace areas, including offices, conference rooms, breakrooms, cafeterias, restrooms, classrooms, labs,
and other areas will be routinely sanitized.

How many students will be in the classroom with me?

Answer: The college currently is maintaining smaller class sizes to allow for distancing within the classroom.

How will entering and exiting the classroom take place?

Answer: Please follow the directions provided by your instructor. 

How do I get my books and supplies?

Answer: The campus Bookstore is shipping book and doing curbside pickup. Please order through If you need additional assistance, or also need supplies that may not be easy to ship or could be picked up, please email the Bookstore staff at

What should I do if I have course-related questions? 

Answer: Please contact your instructor for course-related questions.

If I am currently taking classes and have other general questions related to campus operations or supports, who do I contact?

Answer: If your questions are still unanswered, please send an email to

The college has drafted a Safe Return document with practices and procedures to ensure coordinated, department-to-department processes for appropriate social distancing, use of personal protective equipment, reporting of COVID-19, and more. This is a working document and will be updated to reflect changes in directives and introduce new recommended practices as they become available.

Information and reporting on Moraine Valley’s HEERF grant funding as established by the CARES Act can be found here.