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Coronavirus Messages for the Baylor Community


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COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Baylor College of Medicine is committed to vaccinating our employees and learners as quickly as we can. We are following the state guidelines for distributing the COVID-19 vaccine. As of March 29, 2021 all adults in Texas are eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

Important: If you have not already done so, please complete the COVID-19 Vaccine Survey now. This is your pathway to receive the vaccine from Baylor. All members of the Baylor community are requested to complete the survey, including people who already were vaccinated by an affiliate or those who choose not to take the vaccine.

For the latest information about vaccine distribution for patients, as well as frequently asked questions, please visit our COVID-19 vaccine page

For questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, please email

COVID-19 Travel Guidance

Baylor has updated its Guidance for Travel to include the new travel guidelines that went into effect through the executive order issued by President Biden and based on recommendations from the CDC. The Travel Guidance includes information for job candidates, international travel, quarantine guidance and personal travel reminders.

Social Gathering Guidance

Baylor’s faculty, staff and learners’ safety is a top priority. Baylor offers the following Gathering Guidance to provide additional information on how to have safe meetings, classes and Baylor social gatherings.


Frequently Asked Questions


General COVID-19 Information & Resources


The purpose of this section is to provide one source for you to access important information related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Questions? Email

The Employee/Learner Guide to Operations has been developed to provide the BCM community with an overview of all available resources. This guide includes an overview page for the Incident Command Center/Central Support Groups and each Mission. We have a similar resource for leaders called the Leader-Manager Guide to Operations.


What Wellness Resources are available for me and my family during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

The COVID-19 outbreak may take a toll on our well-being, including anxiety about the health of ourselves and our loved ones and challenges presented by social distancing and self-quarantining. A number of strategies can be helpful for maintaining well-being and promoting resilience during the pandemic. Any problem that troubles you, gets out-of-hand or reduces your ability to concentrate can be brought to the Employee Assistance Program (for Baylor faculty and staff). Get more information on all available resources here.

Leadership Resources

If you are a Department/Section, Mission Support or Central Support Group Leader, here are some resources to help you better manage your unit.


Human Resources


For COVID-19 questions that are not addressed on this site, please email or call (713) 798-2754.

Please see a full list of HR Resources.

For additional resources, faculty and staff should refer to the Faculty Handbook and the Employee Relations website (Baylor log-in required). Trainees should consult with the program directors. 


Baylor and COVID-19: Infographic


View an infographic to learn more about Baylor's COVID-19 response.