CORONAVIRUS ADVISORY

CORONAVIRUS ADVISORY

If you have any flu-like symptoms, you are advised to stay home, self-isolate and notify the University immediately.

Be sure to check this page regularly for latest updates and guidelines.

WHAT IS A CORONAVIRUS?

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses responsible for causing illness ranging from common cold to more severe diseases like MERS-CoV and SARS-CoV.
The most recently discovered coronavirus causes coronavirus disease COVID-19. This is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans and does not currently have vaccine or known treatment.

SYMPTOMS

Common symptoms of COVID–19 include:

  1. Fever
  2. Cough
  3. Shortness of breath
  4. Breathing difficulties

In more severe cases, infection can cause pneumonia and severe acute respiratory syndrome.