Regarding Osaka University’s Activity Levels from April 8, 2021
On April 7, the Osaka Prefectural Government declared a medical state of emergency and raised the alert level of the "Osaka Model," Osaka Prefecture’s exit model for COVID-19, to Red Stage 1, accordingly. The prefectural government also requested residents to refrain from any unnecessary or nonurgent outings throughout the prefecture.
In response, Osaka University has decided to raise a portion of its activity response levels.
The university asks for your cooperation and understanding as it continues its efforts to prevent the spread of COVID-19.
In carrying out its activities, the university will comply with the " Osaka University Guidelines for Social Distancing in the COVID-19 Era " while providing proper arrangements for individuals with specific needs*.
*Pregnant women, those who are at high risk of becoming seriously ill, such as the elderly, those with an underlying condition (diabetes, heart failure, respiratory disease (COPD etc.)), those receiving dialysis, immunosuppressants, or anticancer drugs, or those who feel an overwhelming anxiety about COVID-19.
The university will continue to monitor the situation and modify its response levels accordingly.