The university received clarification from SUNY that the seven-day precautionary quarantine is a recommendation, not a mandate, and it is voluntary. To be consistent with SUNY, UB has updated its guidelines accordingly.
The university’s guidelines will continue to be updated as needed in accordance with new recommendations from the state and CDC, and as new scientific findings emerge. Updates will be posted on the Health and Safety Guidelines webpage.
Updated July 22, 2020