2 additional students test positive for COVID-19, 3 students recover


Patrick Murphy | Northern Star

Three additional students test positive for COVID-19.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Thursday that two additional students and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, and three students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Thursday, 30 students and seven employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 690 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 653 have recovered.

As of Thursday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 3.1% quarantine and isolation use, the same as Wednesday.