Three more students now COVID-19 positive

A+littered+facemask+lays+along+West+Hillcrest+Drive+in+DeKalb+on+Thursday%2C+June+11th.

Patrick Murphy

A littered facemask lays along West Hillcrest Drive in DeKalb on Thursday, June 11th.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Friday three additional students have tested positive for the coronavirus, and 13 more students have recovered from COVID-19, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Friday, 112 students and one employee are COVID-19 positive. 

The dashboard’s cumulative testing stats show a total of 166 Huskies have tested positive for the coronavirus, and 53 have recovered. 

As of Friday at 3:03 p.m., NIU is at 25.4% quarantine and isolation use, according to the dashboard. This is a 0.9% decrease from Thursday.