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Coronavirus Update

Important Dates
Registration for Summer and Fall classes is now open
Priority Decision Date for Financial Aid applications is June 4
Facilities open June 1 to only designated employees and students whose courses have not been fully converted to online delivery
LSC Services Resources continue to be provided online

Emergency Assistance Now Available
CARES Act Emergency Financial Grants available to students to help cover expenses related to disruptions due to COVID-19.
Apply now for CARES Act assistance.

Campus Health

 Lockdown
 Evacuation
Active Shooter
Bomb Threat / Suspicious Package
Campus Health
Crime on Campus
Explosion
Power Outage
Severe Weather & Flooding
Shelter-in-Place
Terrorism

 

Respiratory infections such as colds, coughs and the flu, affect the nose, throat and lungs. The germs (viruses and bacteria) that can cause these infections are spread person-to-person in the air or by physical contact. Tips to help prevent spreading germs or avoiding catching someone else's germs include:

Keep your germs to yourself:

  • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue or your arm.
  • Throw out used tissues in the trash as soon as you can.
  • Always wash your hands after sneezing, blowing your nose, coughing, or after touching used tissues or handkerchiefs. Also wash often if you are sick.
  • Use warm water and soap or alcohol-based hand sanitizers to wash your hands.
  • Try to stay home if you have a cough or fever.
  • See your doctor as soon as you can if you are feeling ill and follow their instructions.
  • Do NOT share personal items, such as cigarettes, towels, lipstick, or anything that may be contaminated with respiratory germs.
  • Do NOT share food, utensils, or beverage containers with others.
  • Keep your immunizations current.

If you don't have insurance, NACO provides an easily printable discount card specified for a program in your area. Just visit this website http://www.rxprintacard.biz/naco/ to print your discount prescription card.

Zika Virus Resources

Additional Resources

Ebola Factsheet (PDF)
Ebola Factsheet (MS Word)
Is it Flu or Ebola?
Bacterial Meningitis 
Viral Meningitis
West Nile Virus
Chickenpox
Staph
Hantavirus
Hepatitis
Mump
Pertussis
Poison Control
Safety Net Clinics (PDF)
CDC Outbreak Information
Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs)

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