CCSU has had no new covid-19 cases since Tuesday

Published on Friday, 16 October 2020 17:24
Written by Catherine Shen

@cshenNBH

NEW BRITAIN – There are no new covid-19 cases reporting out of Central Connecticut State University as of Tuesday.

According to the university, it has been three days since they have had a positive case for resident students, out-of-town and New Britain commuter students, or faculty and staff.

There is one person currently in quarantine and no one is in isolation, according to the university’s daily covid-19 dashboard.

For the week of Oct. 4 to Oct. 10, 205 resident students and staff were tested by Griffin Health. Out of the 205, no one was tested positive, making it a 0% positivity rate. In self-reported cases, there was one New Britain commuter student and three out-of-town commuter students who tested positive for coronavirus.

The university contracted with Griffin Health to conduct weekly covid-19 tests of 25% of the resident students and residence hall staff, as well as student athletes who are in season and practicing.



Posted in New Britain Herald, New Britain on Friday, 16 October 2020 17:24. Updated: Friday, 16 October 2020 17:26.