The IUP Public Safety and Emergency Management Offices are closing monitoring
updates on the coronavirus 2019-nCov.
As of February 3, 2020, there are 11 total confirmed cases in the United States; however, no cases are in Pennsylvania.
As stated in previous communications, if you or anyone close to you have been to China within the past 14 days and feel sick with fever, cough, or difficulty breathing, you can call the Health Service at
724-357-2550 for assistance—and after-hours you can access the Indiana Regional Medical Center
For most cases, symptoms have been mild and resolved after several days.
The US Department of State has issued a Level
4: Do Not Travel advisory for China. In accordance with this, there is a travel
ban in place for all members of the IUP community for the People’s Republic of China. This means that no student or employee is permitted to travel to China on university business.
We will continue to update the IUP community regarding the coronavirus as developments occur. Additional information can be found at the links below:
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