Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

coronavirus updates

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement lifted, Effective Fall 2022

The College of Southern Maryland Board of Trustees has lifted COVID-19 vaccination requirements, effective for Fall 2022 classes.

The College strongly recommends all students and employees be vaccinated against COVID-19 and remain current on boosters.

CSM will continue to monitor COVID-19 Community Risk levels and may require indoor masking when risk levels are high.

Campus Hours

Fall operational hours are in effect and vary based on campus. 


Credit and noncredit classes will continue in all instructional modalities. Please check for modality, time, and location when registering. More information on instructional modalities can be found here.

Student Services

All student services are available online, by phone, by email, and on campus. Appointments on campus are recommended; however, walk-in services can be accommodated. Schedule an appointment here.

CSM College Store

The College Stores hours vary by campus. Textbooks and required course materials are only available for purchase online with UPS shipping or free in-store pick-up.

Healthy Campus Protocols

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Masks and Face Coverings

When COVID-19 Community Risk levels are high, the college may require indoor masking.

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Vaccination Policy

The college strongly recommends all students and employees be vaccinated for COIVD-19 and remain current on boosters.
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Physical Distancing

When possible, it is recommended to maintain six feet of physical distancing. This helps prevent the spread not only of COVID-19, but other airborne illnesses.

More information on current COVID-19 metrics for Maryland.

Last updated 8/20/2022. This page will be updated as information changes.

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