Corona News Here you will find relevant information about the StartWeek and the Covid-19 situation. Updated 28 July 2021 Protective and hygienic measures in force in September must be observed during the StartWeek. Please check back here before attending the StartWeek. Rules of conduct and mask obligation on campus On campus, the directives of the President’s Board and University Administration "Covid-19: Code of conduct for Teaching and Working" apply. All persons who are in the publicly accessible interior rooms of university buildings (so-called "interior circulation areas") must wear a protective mouth-nose mask that complies with official recommendations. Persons without a protective mask must leave university premises immediately. In case of symptoms Only people without any symptoms are allowed on campus. If you feel sick or have any symptoms of coronavirus, please stay at home and follow the guidelines of the Federal Office of Public Health. Entering Switzerland The graphic below shows a simplified overview of current health-related measures at the border for entering Switzerland: Here is the FOPH's current list of countries and areas with virus variants of concern. If you are subject to a quarantine obligation, you must notify the competent cantonal authority. You can use the following links for this purpose: St.Gallen, other canton. SwissCovid App We recommend downloading and using the SwissCovid App. The app complements contact tracing and provides an additional measure of warning.