SCSU decreases in number of positive cases. Photo credit: cdc.gov
Editor’s note: Due to site maintenance, this article was republished on Oct. 7, 2020. This article was originally published on Oct. 2, 2020.
St. Cloud State University released their COVID-19 numbers for the fourth week after they started reporting on Sept. 11, 2020.
For the week of Sept. 23 through 29, SCSU had 17 reported student cases, zero reported employee cases, and one students in on-campus quarantine and isolation.
Reported cases are defined on their dashboard as cases with a positive COVID-19 test result, which is reported to the college or university by public health officials or by the individual student or employee.
This is down from the previous week of Sept. 16 through 22, which had 33 reported student cases, zero reported employee cases, and 11 students in on-campus quarantine and isolation.
There were 220 student cases and 10 employee cases reported to MINNSTATE on Sept. 30, 2020 for this reporting cycle.
MINNSTATE has reported 1,138 student cases and 72 employee cases system-wide and SCSU has reported 61 student cases and six employee cases since the start of the fall semester.
SCSU remains at a green safety level with updates made on Fridays with data from the previous Wednesday through Tuesday.