University of Iowa

Emergency Information

HAWK ALERT: Public Health Disaster Emergency declared by governor due to COVID-19. Social distancing required. More: coronavirus.uiowa.edu.

Public Health Disaster Emergency declared by governor due to COVID-19. Social distancing required. More: coronavirus.uiowa.edu.

Situation Update(s): 

SITUATION UPDATE:

Gov. Reynolds has issued a State of Public Health Disaster Emergency activating the public health response and recovery aspect of the State Disaster Emergency Plan, effective at noon today.

See more from the Governor here: https://governor.iowa.gov/press-release/gov-reynolds-issues-a-state-of-public-health-disaster-emergency

 

03/17/2020 - 12:31pm

SITUATION UPDATE:

See coronavirus.uiowa.edu for updates on additional social distancing measures the university is taking to reduce the spread of the virus as this situation continues to evolve.

 

What is social distancing?

Social distancing means remaining out of congregate settings, avoiding mass gatherings, and maintaining distance (approximately 6 feet or 2 meters) from others when possible.

03/17/2020 - 12:32pm