Campus Status


Campus Partially Open



UC Riverside continues to monitor state and regional COVID-19 guidance; presently, the campus is open with mask mandates, and social distancing considerations.
For more specific information visit the Campus Return site
  • Instruction: Open and accessible. Fall 2021 return to on-campus instruction.
  • Research:  On-campus research has resumed.
  • Events: Limited with specific guidance. Due to recent increases of COVID-19 cases, subject to change.
  • TravelResumed with specific guidance.
  • Housing & Dining: Fall 2021 fully operational.


Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Last Updated: 08/18/21
Campus Return website. 


Note: Testing of the campus emergency communications systems takes place on a reoccurring basis. Results of the most recent survey can be viewed through the 

Emergency Communications system effectiveness report. For additional information (i.e., what to do when you hear the Emergency Warning Siren), refer to