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Coronavirus Regulations and Recommendations

AUS Campus Regulations
Coronavirus Protection

Masks are obligatory throughout the campus

Please respect
social distancing of 1.5m
at all times

Hands should be
disinfected often

The campus is sanitized on a regular basis to ensure everyone’s safety

If any symptom is detected,
stay home
and inform the AUS team

If you show signs of any COVID-19 symptoms, please complete the ‘Corona Check,’ which will advise you on the next steps to take:


The AUS team remains at your disposal via phone (+41 21 944 95 01)
or email at

Coronavirus Information
in Switzerland

Situation in Switzerland

Find out about cases of coronavirus infections and deaths, epidemiological situation, search for antibodies, advisory body, press conferences, news

SwissCovid app
and contact tracing

SwissCovid app for mobile phones, contact tracing (breaking transmission chains)

Measures and Ordinances

Measures, easing of measures, conditions for reopening, permitted events or activities, still prohibited, criminal provisions, explanations

What to do in the event of symptoms and possible infection

What to do in the event of symptoms and following contact with an infected person. Information on isolation and quarantine

Protect yourself and others

Rules on hygiene and social distancing: keep your distance, wash your hands, cough/sneeze into a paper tissue/the crook of your arm, stay at home if you experience symptoms, recommendations on wearing masks and working from home

Disease, symptoms, treatment

Symptoms of disease, range of illness severity, treatment, COVID-19, new coronavirus


Testing strategy, coverage of the costs of tests, overview of the different types of tests, when to get tested, and where to get tested


Information on vaccine procurement, what a vaccine is, and the objective of a vaccine against Covid-19 as well as the development of a vaccine.


The requirement to wear masks, masks in everyday life, types of mask and where to buy them, correct use of masks

Information for Travellers

Recommendations for travel abroad, conditions for entry into Switzerland, mandatory quarantine for persons arriving in Switzerland

International Situation

Cases of coronavirus infections and deaths in neighbouring countries

Health insurance arrangements

Coverage of medical expenses, tariffs, and financing

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