At its August 24, 2021 Board meeting, the NOCCCD Board of Trustees approved a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for all employees and students who attend classes on campus. Click here to read the press release.
What the mandate means for NOCCCD employees and students:
To meet the November 1, 2021 deadline, the second shot of either the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine must take place no later than October 17, 2021. For a vaccination clinic near you, check out the OC Health website.
By November 1, 2021, the following action is required by NOCCCD employees and students:
Only employees and students with an approved exemption will be eligible for weekly testing after December 31, 2021/the end of the fall semester. Unvaccinated employees who do not have an exemption will be considered out of compliance beginning January 1, 2022 and subject to disciplinary action. Unvaccinated students will not be allowed to register for on-campus courses for the spring semester, unless they have an approved exemption.
Click here for a FAQ as related to employees.
The District has arranged for on-site testing at each of our campuses. Offsite or home tests will not be accepted at this time. PCR tests will be offered as follows:
|Cypress College - NOCE Room #118 & Drive-Up Lot 4||Fullerton College - Room 1018||NOCE Anaheim Campus - Room 118|
|Monday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Monday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Monday: 10:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.|
|Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Tuesday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Tuesdays: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.|
|Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Room #118 only)||Wednesday: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.||Wednesdays: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.|
|Thursday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.||Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.||Thursdays: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.|
|Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.|
The Covid-19 tests are available at no cost to employees, even if you do not have insurance. Results will be available within 48 hours and emailed to you. Weekly testing will be available for all employees until December 31, 2021. After that, only employees with approved exemptions will be eligible for weekly testing.