Coronavirus: general measures in force at UCLouvain

The following measures apply on all campuses as of 19 April 2021 (view the summary table here) :

Alert level 4 : general health measures

Measures related to mask-wearing, physical distancing and hygiene are specified on these pages.

Alert level 4 : measures in force

General working conditions

Group activities

Infrastructure access



Additional information

When a staff member experiences COVID-19 symptoms and/or tests positive, the staff member can no longer go to the workplace, and must immediately inform the supervisor of their absence. If teleworking is not possible, the staff member must submit a medical certificate of incapacity of work.

When a student tests positive for COVID, he or she must be placed in isolation for a minimum of 10 days and inform the university of his or her positivity by filling out this form.

Susceptible persons or those who have been in close contact with infected persons should contact their physician/doctor to see what arrangements should be made.

The Radiation Protection and Safety Department (SERP) will monitor the application of the above provisions and can provide on-site advice by request regarding the implementation of the above measures and use of protective screens (contact:

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