Last update as of Friday, March 27, 2020 | 4:30 p.m.
Our top priority at Trinity International University-Florida remains the health and welfare of our students, faculty, and staff, and next comes our educational mission. Starting March 13th , we shifted to distance-learning models. While this change in educational delivery has not been without its challenges, we are grateful that students, professors, and staff have shown the flexibility, grace, and patience we need in order to do this well. For the rest of the Graduate Semester (ending in May) and the EXCEL Undergraduate Semester (ending in June), we will continue to hold classes off site utilizing the different instructional modes professors have chosen. We have made this decision in consultation with TIU’s Board of Regents, Trinity’s University Leadership Team, and other leaders from across the University.
Trinity Florida staff members are working and are available to contact between 9am-5pm, Monday through Friday. Students should not come to campus until further notice. The transition to remote work, remote learning, and limiting the number of people on site is part of the University’s efforts to promote physical distancing which health experts prescribe as the best way to limit infection. Trinity International University-Florida’s leadership continues to closely monitor the current outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Trinity Florida is following the recommendations and guidelines from the Florida Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). At this time no cases have been confirmed within the TIU community and we ask that all students, staff, and faculty keep the situation in prayer.
Trinity Florida continues to receive applications for all of its undergraduate and graduate programs.
Our mission statement says, “Trinity educates men and women to engage in God’s redemptive work in the world by cultivating academic excellence, Christian faithful, and lifelong learning.” The faculty and staff of Trinity Florida are committed to you in the good times and the most difficult times. We are available to serve you as you engage in God’s redemptive work.
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We recommend the following practices provided by the CDC to help prevent the spread of respiratory diseases:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Stay home when you are sick
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in a closed trash bin immediately
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
- Only wear a mask if you are coughing, sneezing or taking care of a person suspected of being sick.