JSG Coronavirus Updates

All Updates

April 2, 2020

Required Zoom Security Information

Dear faculty colleagues, Thank you for all you are doing to make remote teaching work for your classes and students. As you may have heard,…

March 31, 2020

UT Libraries Virtual Resources

UT Libraries is adept at operating in an online mode and we are committed to sustaining the university’s academic mission with our many virtual resources,…

New Undergraduate Pass/Fail Policies

Online Classes Grading Policies: Undergraduate students will have the option of taking all classes Pass/Fail, and graduate students will have the option of taking all classes…

March 27, 2020

Back to School message from JSG Dean Claudia Mora

Dear Jackson School community, As we prepare to begin classes remotely on Monday, I wanted to share a few thoughts with you during this challenging…

March 25, 2020

Faculty Resources from Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost

Dear faculty colleagues, We understand that COVID-19 has presented all of us with unprecedented challenges at UT Austin and in all of higher education.

March 24, 2020

JSG Students: Essential Online Instruction Information

Dear Students, Welcome back to class. We want to update you on our plans for the second half of the Spring 2020 Semester. I hope…

March 23, 2020

Virtual Desktop

To remotely access lab/office applications you can use the virtual desktop/app environment offered through Citrix. Please note that you will need a VPN before connecting to…

March 22, 2020

Emergency Housing and Computer Needs for JSG Students

Jackson School students, As we are preparing to return to class remotely on March 30, we are aware that the transition will not be easy….

March 21, 2020

Accessing Zoom

Jackson School of Geosciences instructors will be using Zoom for live online meetings and lectures. Please click on this link to download, install, and login to…

Accessing Canvas

Jackson School of Geosciences instructors will be using Canvas to coordinate all activities, assignments and meetings. Learn more about accessing Canvas: You can access Canvas…

UT COVID-19 Updates
Information on campus-wide operations, social distancing and preventative measures
CDC COVID-19 Guidelines
Information from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on how to protect yourself from the coronavirus and what to do if you think you are sick.
JSG Instructional Hub
Resources for JSG faculty, instructors and TA's to help facilitate instructional continuity.