Fine Arts COVID-19 Policies

COVID protocols will be updated on this page as needed.

Last updated: Sept. 2, 2021

Performances & Ticketing Protocols

The Fine Arts Division is planning a full season of performances, art shows and other events this coming year. We will, of course, maintain an attitude of flexibility and follow Sedgwick County Local mandates. 

  • Masking requirements will be determined by current campus-wide policies, which can be located at  During periods in which masks are not required, mask wearing is still strongly encouraged, especially when entering and exiting the auditorium.
  • Three-fourths of the auditorium will be available to the public. This will allow for social distancing for those who choose to do so.
  • All ticket sales will take place online and contact-free at There will be no in-person box office in Riney Fine Arts Center and no will-call office for holding tickets. Patrons may call the box office at 316-295-5677 to purchase tickets if they prefer.
  • Patrons are asked to stay in their cars until the auditorium door opens 30 minutes before the start of the show.
  • Contactless event entry – patrons will show the usher their tickets on their mobile device or print the ticket(s) at home and hold this up to the usher.



  • MERV 13 air filters will be installed in Riney Fine Arts Center (RFAC).
  • All HVAC fresh-air intakes and exhaust fans have been checked for 100% functionality. 
  • Fans will be placed strategically in RFAC to help with air circulation.
  • Rehearsal room C6 in RFAC will have a new exhaust fan installed.
  • Humidifier system in RFAC was replaced. 

Feel free to contact the box office with any additional questions or concerns.


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Have a question about COVID-19 for us? Use this form to reach out. Alternatively, contact our COVID Hotline at 316-295-5298 or We will get back to you as soon as possible.