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05/29/20: REOPENING UTRGV: Face Covering

05/28/20: REOPENING UPDATE: Auxiliary Services

05/21/20: COVID-19 Update: Travel

05/20/20: University Libraries Reopening on June 1st

05/11/20: Get Ready! Pass/No Pass Portal Opens Tuesday Morning

05/07/20: Message from the President: Thank you! [video]

05/05/20: Message from the President [video]

05/05/20: Message from the President: Fall/Spring Relief Package!

05/05/20: Message from the President

05/04/20: COVID-19 Update: Campus Operations

04/30/20: COVID-19 Update: Campus Operations

04/27/20: UTRGV opening its fourth COVID-19 drive-thru testing site, this one in Harlingen

04/22/20: A big thank you to our heroes [video]

04/21/20: UTRGV opening third COVID-19 drive-thru testing site, in Mercedes

04/20/20: Message from the President

04/17/20: COVID-19 Update: New Governor's Executive Orders

04/16/20: COVID-19 Update: Campus Operations

04/13/20: Message from the President: Our Work Continues - Student Emergency Fund Update

04/10/20: COVID-19 HR Resources

04/10/20: Message from the President: Summer Relief!

04/10/20: Message from the President

04/08/20: COVID-19 Update: Facial Covering/Shelter in Place

04/07/20: UTRGV Student Assistance Program

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

04/06/20: Graduate Admission Accommodations

04/03/20: Dr. Bailey - Pass/No Pass Update [video]

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?

COVID-19

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).

         

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.