The University of Maryland is actively monitoring the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (termed “COVID-19”) that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China. Very rapidly, the virus has been detected in numerous countries including the United States.
At this time, there are confirmed cases in the State of Maryland. The University Health Center is in regular communication with county and state health officials and will share additional information on this web page as it becomes available.
The University will have reduced operations the week of March 23, 2020, and will be moving to an online environment starting March 30, 2020, and continuing at least to April 10, 2020. Learn more.
For more information, visit www.umd.edu/virusinfo.
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About the University of Maryland's Robert H. Smith School of Business
The Robert H. Smith School of Business is an internationally recognized leader in management education and research. One of 12 colleges and schools at the University of Maryland, College Park, the Smith School offers undergraduate, full-time and part-time MBA, executive MBA, online MBA, specialty master's, PhD and executive education programs, as well as outreach services to the corporate community. The school offers its degree, custom and certification programs in learning locations in North America and Asia.