Baylor College of Medicine

Coronavirus Messages for the Baylor Community


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COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

Baylor College of Medicine is committed to distributing the COVID-19 vaccine as quickly as we can. We are following the state guidelines for distribution and have offered vaccine appointment slots to all of our interested Phase 1A employees and learners. Per instruction by the State of Texas, we have now started offering the vaccine to our interested and eligible Phase 1B employees, learners, and patients under our care. If you meet the Phase 1A criteria and would like to receive the vaccine, please complete this survey to indicate your interest in receiving vaccination when eligible by state guidelines. If you are eligible, you will receive an email directed specifically to you. 

For the latest information about vaccine distribution for patients, as well as frequently asked questions, please visit our COVID-19 vaccine page

For questions about the COVID-19 vaccine, please email

COVID-19 Travel Guidance

Baylor has updated its Guidance for Travel to include the new travel guidelines that went into effect through the executive order issued by President Biden and based on recommendations from the CDC. The Travel Guidance includes information for job candidates, international travel, quarantine guidance and personal travel reminders.

Social Gathering Guidance

Baylor’s faculty, staff and learners’ safety is a top priority. Baylor offers the following Gathering Guidance to provide additional information on how to have safe meetings, classes and Baylor social gatherings.


Frequently Asked Questions


General COVID-19 Information & Resources


The purpose of this section is to provide one source for you to access important information related to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Questions? Email

The Employee/Learner Guide to Operations has been developed to provide the BCM community with an overview of all available resources. This guide includes an overview page for the Incident Command Center/Central Support Groups and each Mission. We have a similar resource for leaders called the Leader-Manager Guide to Operations.


What Wellness Resources are available for me and my family during the COVID-19 Pandemic?

The COVID-19 outbreak may take a toll on our well-being, including anxiety about the health of ourselves and our loved ones and challenges presented by social distancing and self-quarantining. A number of strategies can be helpful for maintaining well-being and promoting resilience during the pandemic. Any problem that troubles you, gets out-of-hand or reduces your ability to concentrate can be brought to the Employee Assistance Program (for Baylor faculty and staff). Get more information on all available resources here.

Leadership Resources

If you are a Department/Section, Mission Support or Central Support Group Leader, here are some resources to help you better manage your unit.


Human Resources


For COVID-19 questions that are not addressed on this site, please email or call (713) 798-2754.

Please see a full list of HR Resources.

For additional resources, faculty and staff should refer to the Faculty Handbook and the Employee Relations website (Baylor log-in required). Trainees should consult with the program directors. 


Baylor and COVID-19: Infographic


View an infographic to learn more about Baylor's COVID-19 response.