August 18, Archived Notice of COVID-19 Information for Fall 2022 Term

August 18, 2022

COVID-19 Information

Please stay home if you are sick and coordinate with your faculty as soon as possible, and preferably before missing class, for the absence to be excused. You will need to keep up with course requirements while out sick if your health allows.

Danish public health officials do not recommend testing even if you are symptomatic or have had a potential exposure. While at home sick, you should turn away from others when you sneeze, cough or sneeze into the crook of your arm or into a disposable tissue, wash your hands frequently or use hand sanitizer, open doors and windows regularly, and clean high-touch surfaces regularly. You may leave your home as needed to get food or medicine, but keep distance while doing so to the extent possible.

There is no need to move out of your housing in order to isolate. If you are immunocompromised, live with someone who is immunocompromised/elderly, or if you are concerned about your health, please call the national nurse line at 1813 for guidance. If a health official recommends you test, and you test positive, you must stay home for four days and until symptoms improve.

For more details, refer to the official public health guidance website.

If you have any questions about COVID-19, please email the Care Team ( and/or Academic Support ( If you have after-hour emergency needs, call the DIS Emergency Phone at +45 3067 1000.


Refer to the Frequently Asked Questions for Current Students at DIS Copenhagen

Note: This FAQ page no longer exists