Are you planning to travel outside the U.S.? Be aware that there are Coronavirus-related travel advisories issued by the U.S. Department of State, and there are multiple countries affected. Check for information and updates on travel locations here at travel.state.gov.
During this time, we encourage all members of the Mercyhurst community to stay informed, keep a balanced perspective, take preventive health measures, avoid panic, and offer support to those whose families or loved ones may be affected by this outbreak. We will continue to follow the COVID-19 situation closely, and update the campus community as new information becomes available and if protocols change.
Viruses can make 𝙖𝙣𝙮𝙤𝙣𝙚 sick—regardless of their race or ethnicity. People who haven't recently traveled to China or been in contact with person who is a confirmed or suspected case of #COVID-19 are not at greater risk of acquiring + spreading COVID-19 than other Americans. pic.twitter.com/asLNj5kS5Y— PA Department of Health (@PAHealthDept) February 24, 2020