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04/07/20: UTRGV Student Assistance Program

04/06/20: COVID-19 Update: Campus Operations

04/06/20: Graduate Admission Accommodations

04/03/20: COVID-19 Update: Campus Operations

04/03/20: Message from the President

04/03/20: Free Toilet Paper No Longer Available

04/02/20: Free Toilet Paper

04/02/20: Essential Employment letter template

03/31/20:  Student Employment Update

03/31/20:  Parking Reimbursement for Students

03/31/20:  Parking Reimbursement for Employees

03/30/20: COVID-19 Update: Travel

03/27/20:  A Message from Dr. Guy Bailey

03/27/20:  UTRGV opening COVID-19 drive-through on-campus testing sites

03/27/20: Message from the President: UTRGV COVID-19 Case Update

03/27/20:  Beware of targeted phishing campaigns utilizing COVID-19

03/26/20: COVID-19 Update: Travel

03/26/20:  COVID-19 Update: Shelter-In-Place Orders

03/25/20:  Message from the President: Time Tracking and Productivity Management during COVID-19 Pandemic

03/25/20:  COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Edinburg Stay-At-Home Order

03/24/20: COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Cameron County Order

03/24/20:  ACTION: LinkedIn Resources

03/23/20:  COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Cameron County Order

03/23/20:  Video: Vaqueros, in uncertain times like these, we want to remind you we are in this together!

03/21/20:  URGENT: Actions for Human Subject Research during COVID-19 Outbreak

03/20/20:   COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Travel

03/20/20:   Message from the President

03/20/20:   Temporary change to travel approval requirements

03/19/20:   Proposal and Grant Guidance Regarding COVID-19

03/18/20:   COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Travel

03/18/20:  COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Commencement

03/18/20:   Message from IT regarding Coronavirus Scammers

03/17/20:   COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Reminders

03/17/20:  COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Travel

03/16/20: COVID-19 (coronavirus) Update: Travel

03/13/20: CORRECTION - COVID-19 Update: Travel

03/13/20:  Message from the UTRGV President: COVID-19 Update - Campus Operations

03/13/20: Message from UT Health RGV on Coronavirus: Personal travel to affected areas

03/12/20:  Message from the UTRGV President regarding COVID-19

03/11/20:  Message from University Marketing & Communication: COVID-19 Campus Update

03/11/20: Message from the Office of the EVP for Academic Affairs: Academic Continuity Update

03/10/20: Message from UT Benefits: Important Benefits Update Regarding COVID-19

03/10/20: Message from Travel Services Office: Travel Restrictions University Notice

03/06/20: Message from UT Health RGV: Employee and Student Resources for COVID-19

03/06/20:  Message from the UTRGV President regarding COVID-19

03/06/20:  Message from the UTRGV President regarding COVID-19

03/02/20: UTRGV Travel Notice COVID-19 Update

02/11/20:  UT Health RGV flu season and novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) update

01/31/20: UTRGV Travel Notice to China

01/24/20:  UTHealthRGV flu season and novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) update


What you need to know about COVID-19


What is COVID-19?


Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a virus that can cause respiratory illness in humans and spread via person-to-person contact.


Protect Yourself

Protect Yourself

UT Health RGV shares COVID-19 prevention and treatment information, courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Travel Information

Travel Information

UTRGV strongly discourages all  personal  domestic (outside the four-county region) and international travel.

Help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases like COVID-19

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If neither are available, use an alcohol-based handrub.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.