covid-19

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

Updated April 8, 2020 @ 11:25 a.m.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is currently open during normal business hours through virtual methods, while remaining physically closed to the public. The college in accordance with Governor Brian Kemp’s Executive Order 03.26.20.02, along with all TCSG colleges will remain closed for in-person instruction with limited exceptions through the rest of the Spring 2020 semester. In lieu of in-person instruction, all TCSG colleges, including Wiregrass have transitioned to online learning for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester academic and adult education programs. Wiregrass is in contact with students through their student email regarding the limited exceptions where in-person instruction will be allowed.

The college is still registering new students for Summer Semester through their online applications found on the college’s website. Full term Summer Semester classes start May 18 and Summer Express begins June 1. Please monitor https://www.wiregrass.edu for updated information and resources.

Wiregrass Georgia Technical College Extends Time Line for Providing Spring Classes in Distance Education Format

Due to the continued health issues and concern resulting from the coronavirus (COVID-19), Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is extending its decision to provide all classes in a distance education format throuh the rest of Spring Semester. All academic and adult education classes will continue using a variety of electronic delivery methods during this time. The college campues will remain closed to the public during this time.

We are open ELECTRONICALLY through the end of Spring Semester,

Dr. Tina K. Anderson, President
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

Georgia COVID-19 Emotional Support Line

New Information/Tool

The CDC has released an app and website that guides you through questions about your health and exposure to determine if you should seek care for COVID-19 systems. Click on the image below for more information.

COVID tool

The City of Douglas offers public Wi-Fi in their city center/public park area. All the libraries in our service area reported themselves as “public hot spots” during this time. The links below show public WiFi locations for use during this pandemic:

https://broadband.georgia.gov/georgia-internet-access-covid-19-update

https://georgialibraries.org/library-everywhere/