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Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates


Current Guidelines on Campus

Everyone is reminded that:

  • Indoor masking is recommended. If you need a mask, free surgical masks are available at the entrance of LAVC campus buildings.
  • Stay home if you feel sick, and seek help from a healthcare provider. If you don't have a provider call 2-1-1.
  • Get vaccinated and boosted for the best protection. Check our On-Campus COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule.
  • Get tested frequently. Learn how to pick up your how to  pick up your FREE antigen home tests on campus.
  • Remember to frequently wash your hands.

For Employees

Employees must have proof of vaccination, and complete a daily health screening before coming to campus. Please follow this check-in process every day you enter campus/district facilities:

  1. Before entry, complete your Cleared4 self-check questionnaire sent to your campus email each day you come to campus. If you do not have access to a computer, use a computer workstation in the LAVC Welcome Center in the Student Services Center, 1st floor (view campus map).

For Students

There is no vaccination requirement for students. If you feel sick, please stay home and contact your instructor.


COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics

LAVC is hosting free on-campus COVID-10 Vaccine Clinics to allow anyone (5 years and older) to get their first and second dose, third dose, or the bivalent booster shot (if eligible). Clinics will be held on campus:

Walk-Ins are welcome, or you can make an appointment or pre-register with Fulgent Genetics. Learn what to bring with you to your vaccination.

COVID-19 Testing Options

PCR Testing for Employees

Employees can get FREE COVID-19 PCR testing (by appointment only) through Biocept, the district's vendor for COVID-19 Testing and Screening operations.

  • COVID-19 PCR testing dates are available at Valley College during the Summer on Tuesdays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Engineering 100. For complete schedule of testing locations/dates, check the Districtwide COVID Testing schedule.

Testing is by appointment only. Learn how to book a testing appointment using your private Cleared4 account.

Antigen Home Testing for Students & Employees

LAVC students and employees who wish to test at home, can get COVID-19 Antigen Home testing kits on campus. Find out how to request an antigen home test.