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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Health Alert

The University of Houston-Clear Lake continues to closely monitor the global outbreak of SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes the novel Coronavirus, known as COVID-19. We will continue to keep our community informed as developments occur.

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For the latest dates and deadlines, please check out the Academic Calendar.

Virtual hours and contact information per department:
Support Services Directory


Latest Updates


Employees: Return to On-Campus Work Phases/Timing

May 29, 2020, 1:04 p.m.
UHCL is working toward re-opening our campuses and resuming on-campus instruction and activities safely.  This four-phased approach emphasizes partnership with individuals and the many sectors of our campus community. Learn more from Human Resources

Students: Spring 2020 Grade Change Forms Now Available

May 17, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
Students considering changing their course grade from a letter grade to a S/U grade have until 5 p.m., May 29 to submit appropriate forms. Learn more about how to apply

Students: COVID-19 Emergency Funds Available

May 15, 2020, 10:22 a.m.
UHCL has received funding to directly assist students experiencing unforeseen challenges. Learn more about how to apply

Students: Summer fees waived

May 8, 2020, 3:35 p.m.
UH-Clear Lake has waived three student fees for the 2020 summer semester. The charges will be automatically credited to the students accounts at the same time the fees are assessed. Read full communication

Face Coverings While On Campus

April 27, 2020, 3:37 p.m.
Effective Monday, April 27, 2020 until further notice, University of Houston-Clear Lake, including the Pearland and Texas Medical Center locations, is now requiring face masks for those staff working on campus in situations where they are in close proximity (within 6 feet) of others. Read full communication

All Health Alert Communications

  Interim Grading Option

April 1, 2020, 2:47 p.m.
UH-Clear Lake is implementing an interim grading policy for the spring 2020 semester that allows students to choose a satisfactory/unsatisfactory grading scheme to address the challenges presented by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Undergraduate Student Communication

Graduate Student Communication

  Student Support Services

March 21, 4:37 p.m.
Student support services are offering services in person and online to continue supporting you during this time, whether you need extra help with class assignments or mental health resources. Check out the Support Services Directory online for more info.

  Spring Commencement Postponed

March 20, 5:29 p.m.
Spring Commencement, currently scheduled for May 17, 2020, will be postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic and government restrictions on public gatherings. There are plans for a late summer or early fall commencement as soon as public health conditions and operational guidelines allow. Delaying the commencement ceremonies will not delay the actual awarding of degrees to May graduates.

  Travel Guidelines

March 14, 9:10 a.m.
The university encourages students, faculty, and staff to find alternate means of conducting their studies and business associated with non-essential travel. View current Travel Guidelines for more information.

   COVID-19 Cyber Scams

March 13, 9:40 a.m.
The Department of Homeland Security has issued an advisory warning of scams involving COVID-19, and the UH System Information Security Office is already seeing phishing messages being received by faculty, staff and students. If you receive a suspicious phishing email to your UHCL email account, notify security@uhcl.edu, and be aware of the following:

  • Cyber actors may send emails to trick victims into revealing sensitive information or donating to fraudulent charities or causes.
  • Exercise caution in handling such emails— avoid clicking on links and downloading attachments.
  • Be wary of social media pleas, texts or calls related to COVID-19.
  • Do not reveal personal or financial information in email, and do not respond to email solicitations for this information.
   Student Impact Survey

March 12, 1:30 p.m.
Students, complete the survey to help plan for possible impacts of COVID-19. https://bit.ly/33b5eiA


More UH-Clear Lake COVID-19 Information


  • Health Services

    Phone: 281-283-2626
    Fax: 281-283-2624
    Email: healthalert@uhcl.edu