COVID-19 Resources

About COVID-19

Prevention and Well-being

What Can You do to Keep Yourself Healthy?

Cold vs Flu vs Coronavirus

Cold vs Flu Vs Coronavirus Table
Symptoms Cold
Graduate Onset
Abrupt Onset
Range from Mild to Severe
Fever Rare High (100-102 F)
Can last 3-4 days
Headache Rare Intense Sometimes
General Aches & Pains Slight Common
Often Severe
Fatigue & Weakness Mild Intense Sometimes
Extreme Exhaustion Never Usual Sometimes
Stuffy Nose Common Sometimes Rare
Sneezing Never Sometimes Rare
Sore Throat Common Common Sometimes
Cough Mild to Moderate Common
Can be Severe
Shortness of Breath Rare Rare Sometimes

Face Covering Requirements (April 21, 2020)

In light of health updates issued by the city of San Francisco, members of the San Francisco State University community are required to wear something that covers their nose and mouth when on campus.