Public Health Information
Public health is a science-based approach to promoting well-being within our community. We want students, staff and residents to live their healthiest lives by providing education, resources and disease-prevention efforts. Our goal is to improve the quality of life where people live, work and play.
Visit this page for university updates and resources to address public health needs among the university community.
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Dec. 16, 2022 - update
Cases of respiratory diseases in Virginia are climbing. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention now recommends the wearing of face masks in public settings to reduce exposure and transmission.