COVID Purchases for Campus - Supplies & PPE

Supplies for Returning to Campus – Related to COVID-19

As you plan and finalize your Return to Campus Plans, you will also need to think about safety measures for staff, students, and on-campus visitors. Below you will find information relating to the purchase of COVID Supplies and PPE for your department:

Recommended Products

Below you will find links to recommended products pages, which can help guide you in the purchase of certain items for your return to campus. This list has been curated with input from multiple departments to meet state requirements.

Air Purifiers

There have been a few questions regarding Air Purifiers for campus rooms. Environmental Health & Safety has put together some excellent information that you should review prior to making any air purifier purchases.

Have any questions? Feel free to reach out to us directly by email with your room information, concerns, and what your budget is, so we can help you find the best item to meet your needs. 

Additional FAQ’s and Information

We have worked with ESM to provide the opportunity for Western Employees to temporarily ship items required for work to their home. If you wish to opt-in to this, please email us your home address details to:

The first step for the employee is to report their concerns about their work space to their supervisor so the two can discuss those concerns. The supervisor can then recommend the employee contact Bruce Boyer in Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) for a virtual assessment to determine if the environment is appropriate. If it is not, then EHS will see if any modifications are possible. Needed modifications will be recommended to the supervisor.

You can read the full details on the COVID update site here:

To Order a cleaning Service please complete a service request at