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COVID-19 Quarantine & Isolation Guidance

WCU follows the CDC guidance for quarantine and isolation.

You will be required to isolate or quarantine based on the following guidelines:

If you have symptoms:

  • You have not been tested: Call Health Services at 828-227-7640 or another medical provider to schedule a COVID test.  You should isolate away from others until you receive test results.
  • Your test was negative and you did not have a known exposure: You are not required to isolate after receiving your test result.
  • Your test was negative and you have been exposed: Follow the CDC guidance related to quarantine after exposure.
  • Your test was positive:

    CDC Isolation Chart



If you were exposed:

  • If you remain asymptomatic:

    CDC Close Exposure Chart


For complete CDC guidance visit,

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