Facing lost income and seismic changes to their daily routines, College Park residents hold out for better times.
Residents in extended break housing should continue move-out plans and follow CDC guidelines, according to the emails.
Staff say they see as few as five patients per day.
Move-out can begin March 27.
The announcement comes after Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's recommendation Thursday morning.
Coronavirus disproportionately affects older populations and people with weakened immune systems, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
The eastbound and westbound right-hand lane on Campus Drive between Adelphi Road and Alumni Drive will close for three months.
UMD community members testified in support of the bill at a hearing Thursday.
UMD suspended study abroad programs in China, Italy and South Korea this semester.
The university already suspended semester study abroad programs this spring in China, Italy and South Korea.