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COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)

 
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COVID-19 (novel coronavirus)
by Kathryn Heard - Wednesday, 19 February 2020, 4:42 PM
 

Tena koutou katoa

 

We are looking forward to seeing you on campus very soon. We ask you to carefully read the following information about containing COVID-19 (novel coronavirus).

 

All students

We are advising all students who have recently returned from mainland China to comply with the recommendation by the Ministry of Health for a 14-day period of self-isolation. For details about what this entails please read the following:

https://www.health.govt.nz/our-work/diseases-and-conditions/covid-19-novel-coronavirus/covid-19-novel-coronavirus-self-isolation

 

If you will still be in self-isolation on the first day of orientation/course (see dates below), then you should advise us immediately so we can make alternative arrangements for you.

 

Monday, 24 February 2020           Pastoral Leadership/Youth Pastoral Leadership

Tuesday, 25 February 2020           Intermission      

Thursday, 27 February 2020         All other students

 

International students

There is currently a travel restriction in place for all foreign nationals travelling from, or transiting, mainland China until Monday 24 February 2020.This will be reviewed every 48 hours. All international students should regularly check the Immigration New Zealand website for the most recent advice about travel restrictions: https://www.immigration.govt.nz/about-us/media-centre/news-notifications/coronavirus-update-inz-response.


Nga mihi

Chris Berry