• Plan to Return
    Updated: July 1, 2020  

    If you are a CBC employee and experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, please email Audrey Ramirez, 
    HR Director, at coronavirusemp@coastalbend.edu

    If you are a CBC student and experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, please email Kayla Devora-Jones, 
    Dean of Student Services & Accessibility, at coronavirusstu@coastalbend.edu.



    Four-Phase Plan to Return to CBC


    Phase I: May 5 - June 14

    05/04/2020: President's Cabinet returned to CBC.

    05/06/2020: Deans and Directors began to return to CBC in a "flexible" format.

    Late May: CTE Students returned to CBC to complete required lab instructional 
    time (state-mandated).

    06/01/2020: Business Office & Student Services staff assisted students by appointment only.

    Phase II: June 15 - July 3

    06/15/2020: All CBC departments resume by appointment only. Please remember, all visitors and CBC employees must 
    wear face coverings and practice social distancing.
    Supervisors will contact employees who need to return 6/15.

    Offices will have limited occupancy to ensure the safety of all. As we move forward towards 
    Phase III, supervisors will continue to contact staff to return to CBC when appropriate and necessary.

    Phase III: July 6 - July 20

    07/06 - 07/10, 2020: All CBC employees will return to Campus work. Each department supervisor will inform their
    staff of return dates.

    07/13 - 07/16, 2020: Final preparations should be completed prior to July 20th. 

    : All CBC locations are open to the public with safety precautions in place. We strongly encourage 
    the public to schedule appointments prior to visit. Please remember to self-monitor, wear a face mask, practice 
    social distancing, and limit guests attending with you to one other person. 

    Phase IV: Fall 2020   
    08/17/2020: Faculty return to campus (further guidance will be shared by your Dean)   

    For more detailed information, please review the COVID-19 FAQ's. 

    COVID-19 Response Protocol (flowchart)

    Resources for Employees

      Downloads                        External Resources                         
       Return to CBC Checklist for Employees      Symptoms of Coronavirus: Self-Checker 
       Return to CBC Checklist for Supervisors      TX Health & Human Services  
       CBC Confined Work Space Sign 1      CDC, Coronavirus (COVID-19)  
       CBC Confined Work Space Sign 2      US Dept. of Labor, OSHA, COVID-19 


    Kevin Behr, Chief of Polics & Emergency Management Coordinator 
    Kayla Devora, Dean of Student Services & Accessibility 
    Audrey Ramirez, Human Resources Director 
    Jacinto Colmenero, Director of Physical Plant & Facilities 
    Keenan Woods, Site Director 
    Terry Greenup, Athletic Trainer 
    Dr. Patricia Rehak, Director of IE 
    Loana Hernandez, Assistant Dean of Allied Health

    Coastal Bend College is following all CDC and Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board recommendations.