WSU claims staff at 88% vaccinated
October 14, 2021
PULLMAN - To meet state mandates, 88% of 10,000 Washington State University (WSU) employees reported as vaccinated against COVID.
"Our vaccination rates are high, and we know it's the path that gets us through this pandemic," said WSU President Kirk Schulz. "With a critical state deadline approaching for our employees, we've sought to work through pockets of hesitancy and uncertainty with compassion and understanding."
Gov. Jay Inslee mandated all state employees are to be vaccinated by Oct. 18. WSU students were to be vaccinated by Sept. 10. Student vaccinations are at 95%.
"For the Pullma...