Pitt updates COVID-19 guidelines, masks now optional on Oakland campus

By Punya Bhasin, News Editor

Pitt officials said Thursday that plans for the fall semester were updated in accordance with new CDC guidance, and masks are now optional indoors on the Oakland campus due to the change from high to medium COVID-19 levels in Allegheny county. 

This change follows Pitt’s COVID-19 plan to adhere to the shifts in the CDC’s COVID-19 Community Levels for Allegheny County.