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Important Health Advice

Health Services

Monday—Friday
8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Phone: 860.768.6601
Fax Number: 860.768.5140

Health Services and Hartford HealthCare, our on campus health provider, are vital partners in our fight against COVID-19.

If You Feel Ill

Here is what to do if you are concerned you may have COVID-19:

monitor for symptoms

Be aware of the following symptoms when you are completing your daily LiveSafe health questionnaire or at any other time of day:

  • Fever (100.4° or higher) or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea

If you have symptoms or you test positive, please complete the LiveSafe Health Screening. Our medical team will be in touch.

Additional Guidelines

If you experience the above symptoms, please call Health Services at 860.768.6601. If it is after hours, please call our partner GoHealth Urgent Care at 860.200.7701. The are located near campus in Bishops Corner.

 

You will only be placed in quarantine if you are identified as someone at risk of direct exposure to someone who tested positive for COVID-19. Please note that the University will directly contact any community member who has been determined to be at risk and needs to quarantine.

Students can’t attend class in person, but are responsible for contacting professors to determine how to make up work.

All students who test positive for COVID-19 must isolate themselves. Please notify Health Services at 860.768.6601 or complete the LiveSafe Health Screening if you test positive.

The isolation period will last for 10 days from the day the COVID-19 test was performed.

Students can’t attend class in person, but are responsible for contacting professors to determine how to make up work.

Contact Tracing is used by health departments to prevent the spread of infectious disease. In general, contact tracing involves identifying people who have an infectious disease, and people with whom they came in contact in an effort to interrupt disease spread. Part of the prevention process may include asking people with COVID-19 to isolate and their contacts to quarantine at home.