Vaccination status checks and mask requirements welcome students back at various colleges across Pennsylvania
With packed cars and buzzing excitement, students at York College of Pennsylvania checked in to grab their dorm keys Thursday.
But before they could enter their rooms they had to meet key requirements, thanks to the pandemic.
"They had a choice of showing proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test in the last three days prior to their arrival," said Mary Dolheimer, spokesperson for York College of Pennsylvania.
Students who are not vaccinated must also submit to random testing once a week, Dolheimer said.
The majority of their students complied with the rules, she added.
"Any outliers that are trying to move into a residence hall today that didn't complete that requirement will not be allowed to move in," said Dolheimer.
With no statewide mask or mandate in place in 20201, York College of Pennsylvania …