4 more employees, 1 student test positive for COVID-19


Patrick Murphy | Northern Star

Dashboard: Five additional student tests positive for COVID-19.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Wednesday that one additional student and four employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, and no students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Wednesday, 45 students and seven employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 667 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 615 have recovered.

As of Wednesday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 7.4% quarantine and isolation use, the same as Tuesday.