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CoViD-19: Coronavirus Facts

Reliable information for our Shenandoah University Community

What is the CoViD-19?

Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is a new strain that was discovered in 2019 and has not been previously identified in humans.

FAQ's - Coronavirus

World Health Organization (WHO)

Centers for Disease Control (CDC)

Virginia's Department of Health