Update to Campus Safety Messages

Submitted by ceh822 on Fri, 03/13/2020 - 4:46pm

Coronavirus (COVID‑19) Information and Resources


Health officials worldwide are closely monitoring the outbreak of illness caused by the newly identified coronavirus (COVID‑19).

Here is the latest news, which you’ll find in more detail on the “campus messages” page of this site.

  • The University of Georgia has temporarily suspended instruction from March 16-27 and will transition to online instruction for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester.
  • In addition, the University has temporarily moved to telework options for those staff members who can conduct their job duties remotely.
  • All faculty have been asked to plan for their courses to transition to online instruction.
  • The University community will receive updates via email, the University of Georgia home page and this website.


Prevention is a key strategy with any virus, such as influenza or this coronavirus, so it is important to both protect yourself and take measures against spread to others. In addition to the resources on this page, the University Health Center has health-related resources about coronavirus.


For up-to-date info, announcements and FAQs, please visit: www.uga.edu/coronavirus