2 more students test positive for COVID-19, 4 students recover


Patrick Murphy

Four additional student recovers from COVID-19 and two more students test positive.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Tuesday that two additional students and one employee has tested positive for the coronavirus, and four students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Tuesday, 33 students and six employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 752 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 713 have recovered.

As of Tuesday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 4.3% quarantine and isolation use, a 0.6% decrease from Monday.