EHS COVID-19 Information

The U-M Environment, Health & Safety Department is working in partnership with the U-M Emergency Management, University Health Services and Washtenaw County Health Department among others to help keep our community healthy and safe.  If you have questions or concerns, please contact EHS at 734-647-1143 or at so we may get a message to the appropriate EHS staff member to address your needs.  Questions in regard to COVID-19 specifically can be sent to




Current Status of EHS

EHS will continue to provide our critical services as needed for the university community.  This includes 24/7 emergency response services and other services as needed to serve our research, student life and others in the community.  Our building is currently locked down so we ask individuals to contact us prior to coming to our office.

Preparedness and Response Plans

Staff Considerations for Reopening - Non-Research Buildings

Daily screening:

Exposure and testing:

Face coverings:

  • How to Properly Wear and Care for Your Cloth Face Covering

Staff Considerations for Reopening - Research Specific