Freshmen have often been treated to college-logo water bottles and perhaps a t-shirt when they first step foot on campus, welcoming them as new members of the community. This year, schools are doing much more to try to protect the safety of all students, faculty and staff by distributing things like face masks, sanitizer and thermometers.
When we asked our Grown and Flown community if their student’s college plans to give out health kits, the resounding answer was yes! Here’s a sample of what parents are reporting about their teens’ schools.
Colleges are providing health kits for students
Tufts will provide a free disposable face mask every day and will have hand sanitizing stations around campus, will be tested, also for free, frequently for Covid, and will require daily temperature checks.
University of Virginia will provide a kit with two cloth face coverings, a 2 oz bottle of…