COVID-19 and CARES Act Information

2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID-19

COVID-19: Ways to keep you and others healthy on campus

Remember some people may have COVID-19 and not even know it.

1. Wash your hands often and especially after coughing or sneezing.
Wash with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.

2. Avoid touching your face, eyes, nose and mouth.

3. Cover coughs and sneezes.
Use a tissue OR into your elbow.

4. Maintain social distancing.
Stay 6 feet apart. Follow signs for social distancing on and off campus.

5. Wear a face covering while in public to protect yourself and those around you.
Continue to use social distancing even while wearing a face covering.

Face coverings will be required in all:

  • Classrooms
  • Labs
  • Indoor public spaces
  • Shared office space
  • Elevators
  • Stairwells
  • On-campus events and gatherings where distancing is difficult
  • Places and times where physical distancing is not possible

Face coverings are encouraged, but not required in:

  • Resident hall rooms
  • Enclosed single-person offices
  • Enclosed single-person study spaces
  • Outdoor settings where distancing can be managed

These instructions are consistent with the current COVID-19 national, state and local guidelines. Instructions may change if those guidelines change. Students requesting accommodations should contact the Accessible Education Center at 372-6119. Faculty and staff requesting accommodations should contact Human Resources at 372-3034.

SYMPTOMS TO WATCH FOR: Fever greater than 100.4°, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, respiratory symptoms. Finally, IF YOU ARE SICK, STAY HOME, DO NOT COME TO CAMPUS. Contact Student Health Services at (931) 372-3320 OR your Primary Care Provider. CDC.gov/coronavirus, TTU Health Services

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General Questions

We are here to help. Call or email if you don't find an answer to any question.

COVID19response@tntech.edu
(931) 372-3311

Department Contacts

Health Services - 931-372-3320
Counseling Services - 931-372-3320
Dean of Students - 931-372-6758
Residential Life - 931-372-3414
Human Resources - 931-372-3034
myTECH Helpdesk - 931-372-3975
Fitness Center - 931-372-6212

TN Dept. of Health

(833) 556-2476
(877) 857-2945

Know the symptoms of COVID-19

  • Sore Throat
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Muscle Pain
  • Lost of Taste or Smell

Symptoms can range from mild to severe illness, and appear 2-14 days after you are exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19.

This list is not all possible symptoms. Please call your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.