2 students test positive for COVID-19, 6 students recover


Patrick Murphy

Two students test positive for COVID-19, six students recover.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Tuesday that two students and one employee have tested positive for the coronavirus, and six students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Tuesday, 61 students and two employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 955 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 892 have recovered.

As of Tuesday at 3 p.m., NIU is at a 19.0% quarantine and isolation use, same as Monday.