March 10, 2020 @ 11:50 a.m.
To all Fort Bend County employees and students via email & TSTC Portal
Dear TSTC in Ft. Bend County community:
Because your health and safety are our highest priorities, TSTC is continuing to provide information on health and safety regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) to our students and teammates, and making preparations as the situation evolves.
As of March 10, Ft. Bend County Health and Human Services has six reported cases of COVID-19 in Ft. Bend County. At this time, there are still no confirmed cases within the TSTC community.
TSTC’s safety professionals and Emergency Operations Teams are reviewing and preparing our emergency management plans so that we can take fast action should COVID-19 impact our college. The college remains in frequent communication with local health officials and continues to monitor the status of the virus. You can stay informed by checking our website for updates, answers to FAQs, travel guidelines, and more.
Your well-being will continue to be at the forefront of our decisions moving forward.
Chancellor & CEO
March 10, 2020 @ 3:00 p.m.
To all employees and students via email & TSTC Portal
Dear TSTC community:
Your health and safety have always been our top priority, and we feel it’s important to continue to update you on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. To keep you informed we will continue to share regular updates via email and on the TSTC Portal.
The college remains in frequent communication with local health officials and continues to monitor the status of the virus. You can find additional information on COVID-19 news by visiting our website, where you can find answers to FAQs, information on travel guidelines, and more.
You can help prevent the spread of the virus by continuing to follow the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization. These include taking necessary preventative measures, including washing hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, keeping hands away from one’s face, coughing or sneezing into one’s elbow, and using verbal forms of greeting in lieu of handshaking. Further, if you're ill, please stay home from class, events and work.
TSTC will continue to provide information on health and safety regarding the Coronavirus to our students and teammates, and make preparations as the situation evolves. We ask that everyone do their part to keep our campus community safe in preventing the spread of the virus.
Chancellor & CEO