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

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Patrick Murphy

Three additional students test positive for COVID-19, three students recover.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Wednesday that three 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 Wednesday, 24 students and four employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 727 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 699 have recovered.

As of Wednesday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 4.9% quarantine and isolation use, a 1.2% decrease from Tuesday.