QALERT: Information regarding Queens' continued response to COVID-19.Learn more
As COVID-19 continues to spread around the world and in our communities, we are aware of one self-reported case that affects a member of the Queens community. The University is currently complying with the Mecklenburg County and North Carolina stay at home orders, which went into effect on March 26 and March 30, respectively. Prior to these orders the University took extensive and proactive steps to limit the potential impact of COVID-19 on our community, including but not limited to the following:
The University also developed a protocol to follow for all presumptive positive and positive test results that includes assisting in the notification of close contacts who are members of the Queens community and disinfecting impacted University facilities (if any).
To see previous campus updates, click here.
The Health and Wellness Center has established policies to keep our entire community safe, and to quickly get sick individuals to the right place. You will currently find a sign on the door asking you to call for a nurse consultation if you are sick. We are triaging issues via phone at 704-337-2220, and we are setting up a secure site to deliver telemedicine.
Any concerns regarding COVID-19 will be referred immediately to the Mecklenburg County Health Department hotline at 980-314-9400.
We have cancelled all short-term, faculty-led study abroad experiences through the end of May. Further updates will be provided as they are available.