|All of Oregon's public universities to require COVID-19 vaccinations or exemptions|
|The Oregon Institute of Technology and Eastern Oregon University were the state’s last public universities to announce these requirement|
Story by Meerah Powell (OPB) - Story Source
|Published on Friday June 4, 2021 - 10:05 AM|
OIT made its announcement Wednesday afternoon, and EOU followed on Thursday. Like all of Oregon's other public universities, both OIT and EOU will require vaccinations for students, faculty and staff — except with legally accepted exemptions.
"We deliberated this decision at length, evaluated science and public health recommendations, and surveyed the EOU community to identify the best path to restoring a healthy, highly engaged community for those who work and learn on our campus," EOU President Tom Inkso said in a statement Thursday...