2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Statement

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) is an ongoing outbreak of respiratory illness that was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China, in December 2019. Since December, over two hundred thousand cases of the virus have been identified world-wide. 

BYU closely monitors the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation world-wide and follows travel recommendations and advice from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the U.S. Department of State, World Health Organization (WHO) and other health and security experts. 

BYU has cancelled ALL international programs for winter semester and spring term. International travel is suspended until further notice. Visit BYU Coronavirus for more information.

For additional information on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and tips for staying healthy, please see the following resources:

CDC Travelers' Health Page

​World Health Organization: Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Page

WHO COVID-19 Daily Situation Reports

European Center for Disease Prevention

John Hopkins University Virus Tracker

The Wuhan Virus Tracker