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The Path Forward

COVID-19 Testing: If you are a student who has been identified as a COVID-19 close contact, visit for a case manager who will help you obtain COVID-19 testing. If you have symptoms of COVID-19, visit If You're Feeling Ill for more information.

Fall 2021 features more in-person activity, including courses and campus life, and an accelerated timeline for required COVID-19 vaccinations in support of successfully and safely convening at William & Mary. W&M's COVID-19 Dashboard provides public information regional, local and campus trends.

Timeline Overview

Detailed academic calendars are available from the Registrar's Office.

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  • August 10: Records of first COVID-19 vaccination dose due
  • August 26-27: Move-in dates
  • August 27-31: New Student Orientation
  • September 1: First day of classes
  • September 10: Opening Convocation
  • September 17: Record of final COVID-19 vaccination dose due

We encourage you to review the current info available for students and families, faculty and staff, and alumni and friends, along with our most frequently asked questions.

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