Changes to class times and locations will encourage social distancing.
Safety practices will include measures to create physical distance, enhanced cleaning, and use of disinfecting wipes, hand sanitizer, and face coverings.
The university will follow a data-driven three-phase plan to gradually return to working on campus. The plan’s goals are to protect the health of employees, help ensure the well-being of the community, and carefully and deliberately prepare for fall semester. The plan will be updated as it progresses.
The Office of Research and Engagement website is the best source of information about research activities.
Students will have plenty of ways to experience campus life while following health and safety guidelines.
The university is helping to protect faculty, staff, and students at high risk for severe illness from COVID-19.
Vaccination requirements apply to all campuses and institutes in the UT System and are established to protect the health and safety of the university community.
Instructors can access resources to adjust to new ways of teaching.
Events hosted by units and organizations must be conducted in a safe and healthy manner.
To help slow the spread of COVID-19, daily temperature checks and health self-screening are required for students and employees.
Students, faculty, and staff who self-isolate need to complete a self-isolation form.
Changes will reduce student travel and encourage social distancing.
Guided by expertise from public health officials and the CDC, the university staff responds quickly to reports related to COVID-19 on campus.
To slow the spread of COVID-19, students, faculty, and staff must wear face coverings on campus.
Social distancing means keeping space—about six feet—from other people as much as possible.
Plans are being developed for extensive COVID-19 testing and contact tracing.
University Housing will communicate directly with students about move-in, logistical information, and expectations.
Stay home, limit contact with others, and contact your health care provider.
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