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NOVEL CORONAVIRUS

INFORMATION UPDATED FEBRUARY 13, 2020

Global Travel is working closely with the UArizona International Travel Safety and Oversight Committee to monitor the status of the recent outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) that originated in Wuhan, China, beginning in early December 2019.  We have compiled the information and resources below to help the campus community remain updated on developments.

Routinely updated information and mapping of the numbers of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in China and all other affected countries can be seen under the following links:
 
As of 1/27/2020, The CDC has issued a “Warning Level 3, Avoid Nonessential Travel” to China, especially for older adults and people with underlying health conditions may be at increased risk for severe disease.  The U.S. Department of State has raised its travel advisory to China to an “Alert Level 3 – Reconsider Travel” and maintains an “Alert Level 4 – Do Not Travel” for Wuhan, China.

The vast majority of the confirmed cases have been in China as have been all reported deaths. However, outside of mainland China, there have also been confirmed cases around the world, including in the United States.

If you have recently returned or have upcoming travel to a destination with confirmed cases of COVID-19, you are advised to visit the UArizona’s Campus Health Alert on the Coronavirus. Additionally, you can find Campus Health’s location, hours, and contact information HERE

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to UA Global Travel directly with any questions or concerns you have at uaglobaltravel@arizona.edu or call 520.621.1063 during business hours.