Montgomery College to require employees, students to be vaccinated

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Montgomery College to require employees, students to be vaccinated

Montgomery College will require its employees and students to be vaccinated against COVID-19, according to an announcement from the school on Thursday.

All employees must submit proof of being fully vaccinated by Nov. 8. Students must submit proof by Jan. 7, prior to the beginning of the spring semester.

The vaccination requirement for students will apply to high school students who take dual enrollment courses at the college.

Both staff members and students can apply for a medical or religious exemption to the vaccination requirement. If approved, those people would be required to be tested each week.

Montgomery College employs more than 3,000 people and there are about 22,000 students.

Read more at the following link: Bethesda Magazine


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Comments (11)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Chicago, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good afternoon Roy. Time to give more consideration of mandatory vacinnation. And time to put forth true facts about the vaccines. Enjoy your day.. 

Sep 18, 2021 11:14 AM
Mark Don McInnes, Sandpoint-Idaho
Sandpoint Realty LLC - Sandpoint, ID
North Idaho Real Estate - 208-255.6227

It will undoubtedly be interesting to see reaction by employee's and student both to this action.  Staffing and enrollment may see a decrease.  Keep us informed Roy.  Mark

Sep 18, 2021 11:56 PM
James Dray
Fathom Realty - Bentonville, AR
Exceptional Agents, Outstanding Results

Morning Roy.

It is just a sign of the times.  I do wonder on when the American people will say, enough?

Sep 19, 2021 12:40 AM
Joan Cox
House to Home, Inc. - Denver Real Estate - 720-231-6373 - Denver, CO
Denver Real Estate - Selling One Home at a Time

Roy, I go back and forth on the MANDATED vaccine but wish everyone would make this important decision themselves.

Sep 19, 2021 05:21 AM
Will Hamm
Hamm Homes - Aurora, CO
"Where There's a Will, There's a Way!"

Hello Roy, I start part of the Alabama game yesterday (the last 4 minutes) and wonder with no mask on, how many had the shots.  It worrys me.


Sep 19, 2021 09:20 AM
Myrl Jeffcoat
GreatWest Realty - Sacramento, CA
Greater Sacramento Real Estate Agent

I'd rather folks do the right thing and demonstrate responsibility, rather than having to mandate it.  But, at the end of the day, this is a public health concern, and we need to do what we need to do!

Sep 19, 2021 01:26 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

Thank you very much for your comments. It is always good to hear from you.

Sep 20, 2021 08:51 AM