BGSU Athletics requiring COVID-19 vaccination for all personnel

Published: Sep. 2, 2021 at 4:27 AM EDT
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BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (WTVG) - Bowling Green State University student-athletes, coaches, and others associated with the athletic department must be vaccinated against COVID-19 by October 15, the school’s athletic director announced on Tuesday.

The email hinted that a university-wide vaccination plan is in the works as well, BG Falcon Media said. On Wednesday, the University of Toledo announced a university-wide vaccination mandate for all students and staff.

If someone is receiving a two-dose vaccine, the first shot must be done by September 15. BGSU Athletics is hosting a vaccine clinic for all athletic personnel on Friday.

BGSU opens the college football season at 8 p.m. Thursday at Tennessee.

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