University of Houston-Victoria


Phase 1

Percentage Occupancy Up to 10% Essential Personnel Only
Classroom Status Online Only  
Dormitory Status Partially Occupied Essential occupants only (students and staff)
Library Status Closed First floor commons area open for student computer usage.
Campus Events Inactive  
Athletics Status Inactive As per NAIA
Travel Restricted  

Policies and Procedures

  • Buildings locked. Swipe access only for essential personnel.
  • Offices and workspaces cleaned daily.
  • Social distancing in effect as per CDC guidelines
  • Facial coverings and vaccines not required but encouraged.
  • Supervisors approve any non-essential personnel on campus
  • Classroom instruction and meetings administered online through Teams or Zoom.

Prerequisites for Advancing from Phase 1 to Phase 2

  1. The State of Texas removes the “Stay at Home” order.
  2. Local indicators do not show an exponential increase in positive, seriously ill patients.
  3. Sufficient testing capability exists in the community.
  4. Sufficient personal protective equipment, or PPE, is available in the community.
  5. Local health care system can cope with potential increase in COVID-19 patients.
  6. Public health system can promptly identify and isolate infected individuals and identify and quarantine their contacts.
  7. Identification, quarantine, and contact tracing of infections on campus.