COVID-19 Information and Updates
COVID-19 Info & Updates

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

Beginning May 1, 2021, visitors at the Fort Dodge main campus will no longer check-in at the Greehey Family Student Success Center. Visitors will be asked to not visit campus if you are not feeling well, have symptoms, or have been exposed to COVID-19.

Please download and view Iowa Central's Covid-19 Operational Plan (V 7.0)

Last updated 1/18/2022

Guidelines For Staff Only, Students Please Follow The Operational Plan

If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate)


Everyone, regardless of vaccination status.

  • Stay home for 5 days.
  • If you have no symptoms or your symptoms are resolving after 5 days, you can leave your house.
  • Continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.

If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves.

If You Were Exposed to Someone with COVID-19 (Quarantine)


If you:

Have been boosted
OR
Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine within the last 6 months
OR
Completed the primary series of J&J vaccine within the last 2 months

  • Wear a mask around others for 10 days.
  • Test on day 5, if possible.

If you develop symptoms get a test and stay home.

If you:


Completed the primary series of Pfizer or Moderna vaccine over 6 months ago and are not boosted
OR
Completed the primary series of J&J over 2 months ago and are not boosted
OR
Are unvaccinated

  • Stay home for 5 days. After that continue to wear a mask around others for 5 additional days.
  • If you can’t quarantine you must wear a mask for 10 days.
  • Test on day 5 if possible.

If you develop symptoms get a test and stay home

General COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information & Tips


More Resources


This is the Webster County hotline and address to email questions.
The hotline number is: 515-227-7153
The email address is: WebCoCOVID@webstercountyia.org

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