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Employees Who Are Experiencing Symptoms of COVID-19

  • Stay home and don’t come to campus.
  • Avoid contact with others.

  • Contact your primary care physician.

  • Call the COVID-19 Self-Reporting line at 601-925-3030 or email
  • Continue isolation until you’ve consulted with your healthcare provider. 
  • Notify your supervisor.


Some symptoms may appear 2–14 days after exposure to the virus and most people do not experience all of the symptoms.

  • Fever above 100.4°F, or feeling unusually hot (if no thermometer is available), accompanied by shivering/chills
  • Sore throat
  • New cough not related to chronic condition
  • Runny/stuffy nose/nasal congestion (not related to allergies or relieved
    by antihistamines)
  • Difficulty breathing, shortness of breath
  • Diarrhea, with or without respiratory symptoms
  • Nausea and/or vomiting
  • Headache unrelated to chronic condition
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle aches
  • New loss of sense of taste or smell
  • New foot sores (COVID-19 toes)
  • New rash

*This list is not all possible symptoms.