3 additional students test positive for COVID-19, 1 student recovers


Patrick Murphy | Northern Star

No additional students test positive for COVID-19.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Friday that three additional students and one employee has tested positive for the coronavirus, and one student has recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Friday, 35 students and six employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 765 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 724 have recovered.

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