4 more students test positive for COVID-19, 1 student recovers

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Patrick Murphy

Three students tested positive for COVID-19.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Tuesday that fours 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, 12 students and one employee are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 825 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 817 have recovered.

As of Thursday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 4.9% quarantine and isolation use, a 3.1% increase from Monday.