Reporting Symptoms & Exposure

What to do if you have concerns about infection or exposure

Remember this is a highly contagious virus, so it is not recommended that you enter a health care facility potentially exposing many other individuals. If you feel you have been exposed –please follow the information below:

Residential Undergraduate Students still living in a Residence Hall:

  • Self-isolate until you have consulted with a medical professional.
  • Contact your health care provider or local Government directives.
  • The Athletic Trainer who lives on campus will be asked to be the point of contact for directing and assisting students to the proper medical services.

If you feel sick with a fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, you should:

  • Call ahead to your doctor’s office or emergency room and advise them of your symptoms and potential exposure.
  • Montefiore Hospital – Nyack, NY COVID Hotline:  845.348.205
  • For Emergency Call 911.  Be prepared to give your temperature, symptoms, and where you have traveled.

If you have been instructed to self-isolate notify us via the appropriate online form:

Non-residential students should go through their local doctor or local government directives.
At this time, we have limited vendor access. Staff will monitor their activity to essential functions.

Faculty and Staff

  • Self-isolate until you have consulted with a medical professional.
  • Contact your health care provider or local Government directives.
  • Or your Local Hospital or emergency room.

If you feel sick with a fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, you should:

  • Call ahead to your doctor’s office or emergency room and advise them of your symptoms and potential exposure.

If you have a pending  or positive COVID-19 test, you should:

  • Please be thoughtful about the Nyack College community and let us know that you have a pending  or positive test. The NYS Department of Health or the Rockland County Department of Health will notify us of a positive result, but advance warning can help in the College’s public health efforts.

If you have been instructed to self-isolate notify us via the Faculty/Staff COVID-19 Self-Isolation Notification Form 

How will Nyack College Notify the College community if there is a case on campus?

For Nyack Manhattan Campus, The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH) is the official source of information about confirmed cases of COVID-19 at Nyack College or anywhere in the New York City area. The college will work closely with the NYC DOHMH if a notification is needed. For Rockland Campus, the college will work closely with the Rockland County DOH.