Nov. 23, 2021 

Dear Faculty, Staff and Student Employees:

Please find below updated data regarding our confirmed positive on campus cases, verifications of vaccination status, and information/resources available to you. We will continue to consult with Ventura County Public Health to assess safety protocols and/or updates to the campus community.

Positive Cases and Contact Tracing
Nov. 15 to 21:

  • 4 confirmed positive on campus cases
  • Contact tracing efforts have revealed no evidence of spread resulting from classroom-involved exposures
  • Since the Fall semester began, a total of 44 confirmed positive on campus cases (39 students, 5 employees)

Please remember to immediately file a reportif you or someone you know may be COVID positive.

Verification of Vaccination Status
Students*: (as of Nov. 22)

  • 96% of all enrolled students and 99% of students taking at least one class in-person have certified vaccination status and provided required documentation
  • 4.1% of students have submitted certification requesting a religious or medical exemption; 3.9% have completed certification with supporting documents

*Percentages may adjust due to slight enrollment fluctuations and students who are working to provide accurate/qualified documentation.

Employees*: (as of Nov. 21)

  • 98.5% of employees have verified their vaccination status
  • 4.7% of employees have requested a medical or religious exemption

*Due to ongoing fluctuation of new employees hired or departures, percentages are provided based on the current total number of employees.

Please contact your supervisor or Dean with any questions or reach out via email at and your inquiry will be directed to the appropriate area for a response.

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