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To help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, Atlanta’s three largest Black colleges this fall will require face coverings in large settings, limit the number of students housed on-campus, halt in-class instruction after Thanksgiving and forego in-person homecoming celebrations.

Health officials said the restrictions at Clark Atlanta University, Morehouse College and Spelman College are based on federal and state guidelines and the Morehouse School of Medicine.

The three private schools, which along with the Morehouse School of Medicine make up the Atlanta University Center Consortium, had a combined 8,000 students when they closed in March.

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