COVID-19 Information

On this page:

See how we are preparing for next year with the Countdown to Fall 2020.

Please also read the latest message from Chancellor Irwin regarding COVID-19, and steps being taken by UH to control the spread.

Please Kokua sign: social distancing, masking, stay home if sickDistancing Guidelines

COVID-19 Info for Students and Employees

Last updated 17 July for student updates and quarantine FAQ.

If you are returning to UH Hilo from off-island, please submit a response to the UH Hilo Student Travel Survey Form. Also see the Quarantine FAQ information.

Info for Students
updated 17 July.

Info for Employees
updated 7 April.

Please see the UH Hilo report on the The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

For research information about COVID-19 and the SARS-CoV-2 virus itself, please visit Coronavirus: Research, Commentary, and News.

Campus Updates

Last updated 4 August, removing old/past information.

UH is planning a safe return to campuses in the Fall.

Building and Office Hours

Last updated 4 August, regarding reopening.

While the campus will remain closed to the general public, nearly all operations will return to normal business hours, 7:45am-4:30pm Monday-Friday by August 17. Some services will remain closed in the interest of personal safety.