Guidance Related to COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

COVID-19 Information and Resources

Brazosport College continues to move strategically forward toward the goal of returning to normal on-campus operations in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Texas Department of State Health Services, and Brazoria County Health Department.

What you need to know:

We care about the health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff. Brazosport College continues to take certain measures to minimize the spread of COVID-19:

COVID cases in our area are currently at a controlled level. Effective May 17,2022, Brazosport College will suspend Contact/Exposure reporting, contract tracing, and weekly COVID-19 campus updates.

Updates & Resources

  • For Students
  • For Employees
  • Prevention
  • Resources

Student & Public Updates

SUSPENSION OF COVID-19 PROCEDURES

COVID cases in our area are currently at a controlled level. Therefore, with the start of the summer semester, Brazosport College will suspend Contact/Exposure reporting, contract tracing, and weekly COVID-19 campus updates, effective with this message. 

As a part of this transition, please be aware of the following:

  • Contact/Exposure reports are no longer required; however, individuals should perform a self-health check prior to coming to campus and stay home if sick.
  • We encourage you to be mindful of your personal interactions in order to protect yourself and others from the spread of illness.
  • We will continue to follow guidance from the CDC, state, and local health departments.
  • Should our community experience a surge or spike in cases, we are prepared to make changes to operations if necessary; so it's vital that you check your Brazosport College email for updates.

Please continue following the CDC guidelines for preventing the COVID-19 Coronavirus, which includes, but not limited to, thorough hand washing, social distancing, wearing a mask, and receiving COVID-19 vaccinations.

All COVID-19 questions or concerns should be directed to Marshall Campbell, Vice President, Human Resources and Chair of the Executive Council.

The health and well-being of our students, employees, and community is our top priority, and we thank you for your diligence and patience as we navigated the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Employee & Student Worker Updates

SUSPENSION OF COVID-19 PROCEDURES

COVID cases in our area are currently at a controlled level. Therefore, with the start of the summer semester, Brazosport College will suspend Contact/Exposure reporting, contract tracing, and weekly COVID-19 campus updates, effective with this message. 

As a part of this transition, please be aware of the following:

  • Contact/Exposure reports are no longer required; however, individuals should perform a self-health check prior to coming to campus and stay home if sick.
  • We encourage you to be mindful of your personal interactions in order to protect yourself and others from the spread of illness.
  • We will continue to follow guidance from the CDC, state, and local health departments.
  • Should our community experience a surge or spike in cases, we are prepared to make changes to operations if necessary; so it's vital that you check your Brazosport College email for updates.

Please continue following the CDC guidelines for preventing the COVID-19 Coronavirus, which includes, but not limited to, thorough hand washing, social distancing, wearing a mask, and receiving COVID-19 vaccinations.

All COVID-19 questions or concerns should be directed to Marshall Campbell, Vice President, Human Resources and Chair of the Executive Council.

The health and well-being of our students, employees, and community is our top priority, and we thank you for your diligence and patience as we navigated the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to Protect Yourself & Others

For the most up to date information, please visit one of the following websites:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Texas Department of State Health Services

Brazoria County Health Department

How to Select, Wear, and Clean Your Mask


Masks help stop the spread of COVID-19 to others. Visit the Center for Disease Control's new web page to learn How to Select, Wear, and Clean Your Mask. Wear masks in public settings around people who don’t live in your household and when you can’t stay 6 feet away from others.

Making a decision about selecting a mask can be confusing. This new web site provides tips on how to choose your masks.

Visit www.cdc.gov to learn more.

U.S. Dept. of Ed. Information and Resources


The United States Department of Education has created a website providing guidance for schools and school personnel to plan, prepare, and respond to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Visit www.ed.gov/coronavirus to learn more.

Screening for COVID-19


Community Health Network (CHN) has taken all necessary steps to ensure that they are responding to the needs of our community by expanding their testing capabilities.  

While CHN is providing COVID 19 testing, patients must undergo a screening process according to CDC guidelines. Individuals wishing to be screened may call the CHN health center. CHN has outlined a detailed process for our community to help you stay informed on how you can be tested if you meet the screening requirements. 

Learn more in our FAQ section under "How can I be screened for COVID-19?"

Food Resources


Brazoria County Dream Center

792 S. Hwy 288-B
Clute, TX 77531

979-388-0280


Brazosport Cares Food Pantry

916 N. Gulf Blvd.
Freeport, TX 77542

979-239-1225


The Food Basket

1 Wesley Dr
Clute, TX 77531

979-388-0024
www.interfaithfoodbank.com

Unemployment Benefits


Texas Workforce Commission

If your employment has been affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19), you can apply for benefits either online at any time or by calling TWC’s Tele-Center at 800-939-6631 from 8 a.m.-6 p.m. Central Time Mondays through Fridays.

Visit their website at twc.texas.gov.

Medical Services


Community Health Network

Medical and Behavioral Health Virtual Visits

Call 281-824-1480 to setup an appointment.

COVID Questions


COVID-19 Call Center for Brazoria County Residents

For any questions regarding COVID-19, please contact the Brazoria County Health Department’s COVID-19 Call Center.

(979) 864-2167

Monday - Friday: 10 A.M. - 6 P.M.
Saturday: 9 A.M. - 2 P.M.


DSHS Call Center

Texas Department of State Health Services has a dedicated call center to answer your COVID-19 related questions or concerns. To find more information about COVID-19, please visit the CDC or DSHS websites or call the number below.

1-877-570-9779

Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.


Have other questions or concerns? Contact us at basicneeds@brazosport.edu