Coronavirus Updates and Information

June 29, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak, both in Nebraska and nationally, is being closely monitored by Central Community College. Official information and messages are below and will be updated as warranted. 

Student Resources

Fall Semester Information for Students (Posted on June 22, at 5:20 p.m.)

Keep Learning Guide for CCC Students (Posted on April 6, at 4 p.m.)

FAQ for Students (Posted Wednesday, March 18 at 11:40 a.m.)

Online Tutoring Instructions (Posted Thursday, March 19 at 11:20 a.m.)


Official Announcements

Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Report II (Posted Monday, June 29, at 4:50 p.m.)

Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Report (Posted Wednesday, May 20, at 10:40 a.m.)

Message to Students from Financial Aid Services (Posted Wednesday, May 13, at 4:45 p.m)

Closure Update (Posted Tuesday, May 5, at 5 p.m.)

CCC Extends Closure (Posted Monday, April 27, at 5 p.m.)

Postponements and Cancellations (Updated Thursday, June 11, at 1:15 p.m.)

CCC Campuses and Centers to Close (Posted Thursday, April 9, at 10:35 a.m.)

CCC Limits Access (Posted Saturday, April 4, at 3 p.m.)

Withdraw Deadline Extended (Posted Friday, April 3, at 5 p.m.)

List of ISPs offering immediate and temporary access to the internet (Updated Thursday, April 2, at 11:50 a.m.)

Student Travel/Self-Quarantine Guidelines (Posted Tuesday, March 24, at 12:45 p.m.)

College-Wide Travel/Self Quarantine Restrictions (Posted Monday, March 23, at 4:15 p.m.)

CCC Spring Sports Canceled (Posted Monday, March 16, at 4 p.m.)

Classes Canceled (Posted Sunday, March 15, at 6:40 p.m.)

Message to Students from CCC President Dr. Matt Gotschall (Sent Thursday, March 12, at 6:15 p.m.)

Message to CCC Community from President Matt Gotschall (Sent Thursday, March 12, at 6:15 p.m.)

Message from CCC President Dr. Matt Gotschall (Sent Saturday, March 7, at 7:13 p.m.)

Message from CCC-Columbus President Dr. Kathy Fuchser) (Sent Saturday, March 7, at 7:41 p.m.)

It is important to note that the primary source of information about the coronavirus is the National Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) along with local health departments in CCC's 25-county service area. 


CDC Resources

Coronavirus Summary from the Centers for Disease Control

Coronavirus Information for Travel

Managing Anxiety and Stress

Local Health Departments

Central District Health Department (Hall, Hamilton and Merrick Counties)

East-Central District Health Department (Boone, Colfax, Nance and Platte Counties)

Four Corners Health Department (Butler and Polk Counties)

Loup Basin Public Health Department (Greeley, Howard, Sherman and Valley Counties)

South Heartland District Health Department (Adams, Clay, Nuckolls and Webster Counties)

Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (Furnas County)

Two Rivers Public Health Department (Buffalo, Dawson, Franklin, Gosper, Harlan, Kearney and Phelps Counties)

CCC will follow proven procedures to limit the spread of illnesses and prepare for contingencies.

Coronavirus Symptoms

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Difficulty breathing

Things you can do:

  • Wash hands with soap and warm water for at least 20 seconds
  • Use hand sanitizer
  • Stay home if you are sick
  • Avoid close contact with anyone who is sick
  • Do not touch eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with your arm instead of your hands