Last Updated on March 27, 2020 at 2:52 PM
Virtual instruction began on March 20, and will remain in effect throughout the spring semester, ending on May 22. (For dates on the last day of classes and final exams, please see the academic calendar.)
In an effort to limit the spread of COVID-19, Fresno State is complying with the City of Fresno’s “shelter-in-place” order. Most campus offices that are not essential to direct student support transitioned to working remotely on March 20.
Fresno State continues to monitor the (COVID-19), an outbreak of respiratory disease caused by a novel (new) coronavirus that was first detected in China and which has now been detected in several locations internationally, including in the United States. At this time, there are no confirmed cases of COVID-19 within the Fresno State campus community. For more information about coronavirus cases in Fresno County, please visit the . We will continue to monitor the situation and update the campus community accordingly.
The University is in regular contact with the (FCDPH), and has protocols in place with them to ensure quick and decisive communication and action as needed. (The FCDPH is working actively with state and federal health authorities, including the 新天地棋牌, to identify ill individuals and protect public health.)
Fresno State has emergency preparedness plans and procedures in place in the event of any impact or disruption to campus operations.
President Joseph I. Castro has tasked members of the University’s incident response team, including faculty from our academic Department of Public Health, to monitor the situation continuously and to be responsive to questions and concerns from our campus community as this situation evolves.
Domestic and International Travel
新天地棋牌The CSU Chancellor's Office has directed all campuses and their auxiliary organizations to suspend all international and non-essential domestic travel from now through May 31. Future travel, including summer and fall, will be determined as the COVID-19 situation evolves.
As this is a fluid situation, current information on risk assessment of international travel can be found
新天地棋牌It is important to follow these simple steps:
- Become familiar with and .
- Seek care immediately if you have recently traveled within an affected region and are experiencing symptoms.
- Always practice good hygiene – wash your hands, for 20 seconds each time, with soap and water; cover your mouth while coughing or sneezing (into the crook of your elbow rather than your hands is best); avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands; and avoid sharing food, cups or utensils.
- Get an annual flu shot.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) symptoms can include a high fever, cough, and difficulty breathing, similar to what you may feel with influenza or a bad cold. The incubation period (how soon the symptoms appear from the time of first exposure) for this virus appears to be 2-14 days.
新天地棋牌Any member of our community who has traveled to a potentially impacted area within the last two weeks or has come in contact with someone who may have the virus AND is experiencing symptoms such as those described above should immediately contact their health care provider and seek medical attention.
Students who are ill with flu-like symptoms should stay home and contact the Student Health and Counseling Center at 559.278.2734.
Faculty and Staff
Faculty and staff who are ill with flu-like symptoms should stay home and contact their personal physician.
Fresno State will continue to monitor updates from the CDC, the , and the FCDPH in order to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information available.