MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Spring Hill College has announced that they will return to wearing masks when students come back to school on Jan. 10.

According to a news release, the college had been closely monitoring COVID-19 transmission rates in Mobile, and due to the rise in cases, they have decided that wearing masks will be required on campus starting Jan. 4.

Mask Requirements:

  • Masks are requireed for meetings, indoor activities or in offices
  • Masks are required in all campus dining areas and the cafeteria
  • Masks are still required for St. Joseph Chapel and Sodality Chapel. This applies to mass, worship services, weddings and special events.
  • The athletic conference still requires masks for attendees

The college also encouraged students to get vaccinated and will continue to offer testing and host vaccination clinics.