Updated Oct 5, 2021

Ithaca Campus Returns to Alert Level Green

CNF is anxious to return to full operation as soon as possible. There are many logistical challenges and uncertainties.

In order to be granted facility access, users will be required to take specific safety training and STRICTLY adhere to all new procedures and protocols. The safety of our staff and users is very important to us; any disregard for the new procedures and protocols will lead to an immediate suspension from our facilities.

Outdoors on Campus

  • All students, faculty, staff and visitors regardless of vaccination status must where masks when physical distancing is not possible

InDoors All Campus Buildings

  • All individuals must wear a mask and physically distance to 6 feet at all times when indoors, regardless of vaccination status unless in a private, non-shared space (e.g., office) or when eating
     
  • Daily Check required for all users prior to arriving on campus for the day

User Lab Access

  • 24/7 access to approved users
    • Please check the IN/OUT boards for staff availability
       
  • Returning users must undergo CNF new user orientation
     
  • Daily Check required for all users prior to arriving on campus for the day
     
  • NYS Travel Restrictions and Mandatory Quarantine Information
     
  • All individuals must wear a mask and physically distance to 6 feet at all times when indoors

In the Lab...

  • 3 ft social distancing required during individual staff tool trainings, and when project team members are working together for project shadowing or learning opportunities
     
  • 6 ft social distancing required at all other times
     
  • Face coverings of surgical grade required at all times in CNF lab spaces

External (non-Cornell) Users

Vendors and Visitors

Remote Computing Resources

CAD Rm

  • Currently closed to users... reopening TBD dependant on the COVID situation.
     
  • Once re-opens
     
    • No tailgating... each user must individually badge in and out
    • Face coverings required at all times regardless of vaccination status
    • Daily Check required for all CNF users prior to arriving on campus for the day
    • No food or drink
    • Wipe down keyboard, mouse, and computer table area before and after use

CNF Offices

  • Currently closed to non-staff (office doors are locked)
     
  • Please call the main CNF number, 607-255-2329, for assistance
     
  • Users may meet with staff in other areas of the building
     

We are all aware of COVID-19 and we need to make sure that the CNF community and visitors follow the Cornell University policies regarding the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Please stay updated on issues and restrictions related to the virus. Below are links to Cornell University's "Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Updates" website and other websites of interest.


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