Escanaba, Mich – Covid–19 concerns mean a community college will join other schools in the Upper Peninsula that have a mask mandate.

Bay College will require all students, staff, faculty and visitors to wear a face covering when indoors on college property.

The rule applies to both vaccinated and unvaccinated people.

Individuals with a documented disability must apply for accommodation under Bay College Policy 1061.

Local health departments will offer the Johnson and Johnson vaccine during a free walk–in clinic on campus during the first week of classes.

Classes start on august 30th.