ChE COVID-19 Information

Chemical Engineering COVID-19 Information

All Chemical Engineering procedures remain the same as outlined in Administrative Resources page except the following.

  • Reimbursements
  • Gaining Access to Chem Eng Labs

Please contact UCSB Chemical Engineering staff with questions:


Reimbursement can be submitted electronically by scanning reciepts and submitting to 

Procedures for Gaining Access to Chemical Engineering Space for Research Purposes

The following items are required by anyone wanting to gain access to UCSB College of Engineering buildings and spaces for research related activities during Covid-19. 
These procedures relate only to required COVID training during the research ramp up. All researchers must complete all non COVID trainings like LHAT and EH&S via normal procedures in the associated lab. 

1. Building Access Plan

Each building has its own access plan. Review the plan(s) for building(s) that will be entered. Building access plans can be found on the College of Engineering Research Ramp Up webpage:

2. COVID Safety Slides

Researchers must review UCSB’s COVID Safety Slides found here:

3. COVID-19 Returning to Work Training - UC Learning Center

Approximately 20 minute training can be accessed at . Once logged in select “Find a Course” and enter “COVID” in the search bar. Select the “COVID-19 Return to Work Training” course. 

4. Flu Shot

All students, staff, faculty, researchers will be required to have a flu vaccination by November 1, 2020. Students can contact UCSB Student Health. Staff, Faculty and others can contact their medical provider.  More information can be found here: UC Info on Flu Vaccination Policy