COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus.
Please follow the University's official communication channels for up to date and accurate information. As well as our main website, this also includes @UWEBristol on Twitter.
- See Public Health England's Coronavirus: latest information for further information and advice.
- Read the World Health Organization's advice for the public.
- Staff can also keep updated via the UWE Bristol intranet (login required).
- Read guidance from the NHS.
We are monitoring the situation closely and are able to act quickly if changes to ensure the safety of our students, staff and visitors. We are well-prepared and continue to act on the advice from Public Health England (PHE), the NHS, the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO). We have already taken proactive steps to ensure that everyone has access to the latest advice, as well as offering support to students and staff who are outside of the UK, or planning to travel outside of the UK.