COVID-19 Update: Travel

Monday, March 16, 2020 :: University Marketing & Communication

International Travel:
All state agencies are required to cancel all international travel. If travel is already booked, it may remain booked until seven (7) days prior to the expected date. 

Domestic Travel:
All state agencies are required to cancel all non-essential travel. If travel is already booked, it may remain booked until seven (7) days prior to the expected date. 

Five states have been added to the domestic travel ban: 

  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • New Jersey
  • Louisiana
  • Georgia

Domestic travel to the following states continues to be suspended:

  • California
  • New York
  • Washington
  • Massachusetts 

All Essential Travel:

  • All Travel must be booked through the University’s Travel System iTravel/Concur.
  • Upon return from essential domestic travel, all students, faculty, and staff must complete a brief form to document their travel history and to assess whether additional screening or evaluation may be necessary. This form is also housed on the COVID-19 (coronavirus) webpage.

We continue to monitor the current COVID–19 and will send notification of any adjustments as they arise. 

For any questions regarding University related travel please contact Travel Services Office at travel@utrgv.edu 665-2161, 665-2612, 882-3822

Our main concern continues to be the health, safety, and security of our UTRGV community. 

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