COVID-19 Update: Travel

Tuesday, March 17, 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. 

One state has been added to the domestic travel ban: 

  • Illinois

Domestic travel to the following states continues to be suspended:

  • California
  • New York
  • Washington
  • Massachusetts 
  • Colorado
  • Florida
  • New Jersey
  • Louisiana
  • Georgia

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 coronavirus situation and will send notification of any adjustments as they arise. Updates can also be found on the aforementioned webpage.

For any questions regarding University related travel please contact Travel Services Office at travel@utrgv.edu, 956-665-2161, 956-665-2612, 956-882-3822.

Our main concern continues to be the health, safety, and security of our UTRGV community. We appreciate your patience and cooperation while we work through this unprecedented situation.

Source: Message was sent via email from University Marketing & Communication on March 17, 2020.