News

March 05, 2020

Additional Travel Guidance

Interim provost Ira Katznelson provides details on the travel policy, based on advice from Columbia’s public health experts, to explain how this policy will be implemented.

February 27, 2020

COVID-19 Health Advisory Message

Your well-being remains a top priority for Columbia University, and we continue to actively monitor the outbreak of COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).

February 25, 2020

Update on COVID-19

The University continues to follow information and expert national and international recommendations regarding the outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

February 06, 2020

Health Advisory: Current Status on Coronavirus

The University continues to closely monitor information and expert national and international recommendations regarding the outbreak of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) first detected in Wuhan, China.

February 01, 2020

Update on Coronavirus and Travel 2/1/20

Important, time-sensitive information for members of the University community who are currently in mainland China, have returned from mainland China in the past 14 days, or have plans to travel to China. 

January 29, 2020

Update on Columbia’s Response to the Coronavirus

The University is being diligent, day by day, in assessing circumstances in tandem with leading health authorities and the practices of other institutions. As a result, we may update advice at any time as circumstances may change rapidly.

January 22, 2020

Monitoring Outbreak of Pneumonia

Columbia Health continues to monitor the outbreak of pneumonia currently occurring in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. This pneumonia is caused by a new coronavirus and has resulted in a growing number of confirmed cases.