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Guidance on wearing face coverings

Updated: May 17, 2021

Consistent with current CDC guidance, fully vaccinated people do not need to wear a face covering or practice social distancing on campus, indoors or out.

Coping and support resources

Updated: June 22, 2021

Resources are available to help employees and students cope during the pandemic. Reach out if you need help.

How and where to self-isolate

Updated: July 23, 2021

Your health care provider or the university’s contact tracing team will determine whether you need to quarantine or isolate.

Data monitoring

Updated: July 28, 2021

We monitor several key metrics. Any decision to implement contingencies will be based not on a single factor but on a combination of metrics providing insight into the health and safety of the campus community.

Testing, screening, and contact tracing

Updated: July 27, 2021

The campus offers free COVID-19 testing and has a COVID-19 support team dedicated to assisting students and employees who have COVID-19 or have been exposed.

Vaccination requirements

Updated: April 21, 2021

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.

When to self-isolate

Updated: July 23, 2021

Students, faculty, and staff who self-isolate need to complete a COVID-19 self-isolation form.

What to do if you feel sick

Updated: May 07, 2021

Stay home, limit contact with others, and contact your health care provider.

Cleaning and disinfecting

Updated: May 07, 2021

Although the risk of surface transmission of COVID-19 is low, Facilities Services provides regular cleaning as a continued precaution.

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