- Stay home for 10 days* from the time of your exposure. The time of your exposure is the last time you came in close contact with the positive individual.
- Do not go to class or come to campus, avoid contact with others
- Complete the online exposure form or contact the TCU COVID-19 Hotline at 817-257-2684 to report your exposure. The online form is the fastest and preferred method for self-reporting.
- Take your temperature with a thermometer two times a day to monitor for fever.
- Watch for cough or trouble breathing.
- Review the COVID-19 daily responsibility list and follow the instructions based on symptoms.
- Do not take public transportation, taxis, or ride-shares.
- Get tested for COVID-19 at least 5 days after exposure or notification of exposure, or sooner if you develop symptoms
*Per the CDC, community members with the following conditions do not need to quarantine:
- Those who have tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 3 months and recovered, as long as they do not develop new symptoms.
- Those who develop symptoms again within 3 months of their first bout of COVID-19 may need to be tested again if there is no other cause identified for their symptoms.
- Those have been fully vaccinated against the disease within the last three months and show no symptoms. Verify your COVID-19 vaccine with TCU using this form.
A Care Coordinator will work with you during your quarantine, providing a wide range of support services.
- Communications with your professors on your absence
- Logistical support for remote coursework
- Mental and physical health resources
- Contact with Housing & Residence Life or Fraternity & Sorority Life to facilitate isolation for on-campus residents