Motion to include 'self-isolation upon arrival' in the criteria allowing international students to return to Colleges before the UK students in Hilary term

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1. Mandate the VP Access and Academic Affairs and VP Welfare and Equal Opportunities of the Oxford SU to bring to the attention of the University officers the following requests:

a) That the policies concerning international students from countries not on the travel corridor list should be reconsidered irrespectively of the decisions concerning                                    students travelling from the UK, as their situation is different.

b) To grant permission for international students from countries outside the travel corridor list to arrive 10 days before the date when UK students are allowed to return,                              expressed through including “self-isolation on arrival” in the criteria that allow students to return to Oxford before the mid-February (or another return date if it were to                          change). That international students?who must quarantine on their return:

i) Will be offered accommodation for price not higher than the regular term-time fee?rate;

ii) That their food provision will match the average rate of each college’s hall prices.

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