No additional students, employees test positive for COVID-19 Tuesday


Patrick Murphy | Northern Star

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

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Tuesday that no additional students and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, and one student has recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Tuesday, 29 students and three employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 702 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 670 have recovered.

As of Tuesday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 3.7% quarantine and isolation use, a 1.2% decrease from Monday.