By CBS3 Staff

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. (CBS) — Penn State has announced all faculty and staff at the main campus in State College will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by Dec. 8. The announcement complies with the Biden administration’s mandate on federal contractors.

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Penn State says between its labs and other research institutes, it has about a thousand federal contracts on its main campus.

The mandate does not apply to students at this time.