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Updated October 25, 2021

What You Need to Know

Travel and Study Abroad

BW Day and Overnight Travel and Study Abroad Policy

BW has resumed all student travel opportunities including day, overnight and study abroad trips as part of experiential education at BW. In accordance with CDC recommendations, individuals who are not fully vaccinated may be subject to pre- or post-travel COVID-19 testing. BW values the partnerships we have with our travel destinations, in respect of those locations, additional protocols may be required as outlined by those partner destinations.

Specific Travel Situations and Protocols

Student Athletes

BW appreciates the care the OAC has shown for our student athletes and the rigorous protocols put in place for the safety of team training, practice and competition.

BW athletics training protocols and support for student-athletes will be designed following all relevant guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Ohio Department of Health (ODH), the OAC and the NCAA.

Student-athletes may be subject to regular COVID-19 testing during training and prior to competition. Coaches and the BW Athletic department will be in contact with team members on protocol requirements.