15 more students test positive for COVID-19, 2 employees recover


Patrick Murphy Northern Star

Four additional students test positive for COVID-19.

By Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Monday that 15 additional students and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, and no students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Monday, 21 students and one employee are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 628 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 606 have recovered.

As of Monday at 3:00 p.m., NIU is at 4.3% quarantine and isolation use, a 3.7% increase from Friday.