Information Regarding COVID-19 (coronavirus)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of a respiratory illness causes by a novel (new) coronavirus named, (2019-nCoV) and referred to as COVID-19.

The health, safety, and well-being of our employees, students, and community remains the highest priority for STC. Below, the College is providing all the college community with updated information on the global pandemic and heath concern.

Visit the CDC website to learn more about COVID‑19 and the precautions set by the CDC. The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) provides further information, and for local health information and updates, visit Hidalgo County and Starr County webpages.

Prior to arriving to campus, employees, students, and campus visitors, must, on a daily basis, screen themselves by using the COVID-19 Screening Checklist. If you are exhibiting new or worsening signs or symptoms of possible COVID-19, as listed below, please do not report to or access campus.

Daily COVID-19 Screening Checklist – Updated 7/22/20

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Fall 2020: Aug. 24

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CDC Resources


Stay informed about the basic facts of the coronavirus illness and how to protect yourself.

FAQs about COVID-19

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Learn about everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases.

Prevention & Treatment

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