3 additional students test positive for COVID-19, 9 students recover

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Patrick Murphy | Northern Star

Seven additional students test positive for COVID-19.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Wednesday that three additional students and one employee has tested positive for the coronavirus, and nine students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Wednesday, 25 students and seven employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 776 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 744 have recovered.

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