The University of Maryland is actively monitoring the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (termed “COVID-19”) that was first detected in late December in China. Very rapidly, the virus has been detected in numerous countries including the United States.
At this time, there are confirmed cases in the State of Maryland. The University Health Center (UHC) is in regular communication with county and state health officials and will share additional information on this web page as it becomes available.
The University is operating in an online environment and moved to remote teaching on March 30th, which will continue for the rest of the Spring Semester. Click here for more information.
Severe Research Restrictions will continue at least through to May 1st.
Students can find resources for learning and staying connected at https://keepconnected.umd.edu/.
The Department is continuing to operate and is adjusting to the evolving situation.