Tracking COVID-19 at Saint Mary’s
Observer Staff Report | Saturday, August 22, 2020
The Observer will update this page daily with new numbers from the College’s COVID-19 dashboard. These numbers are based only on tests conducted both by Health and Counseling Services and off-campus providers.
This post was updated Sept. 16 at 8:52 p.m.
The College’s Live.Learn.Work dashboard was launched Aug. 21, 2020, which includes the total and the new number of coronavirus cases.
At the beginning of the 2021-2022 academic year, the dashboard will be updated daily. As of Tuesday, the College reported one new case the previous day with 16 total positive cases since Aug. 13. The seven-day moving average of positive cases is 0.29.
These numbers represent all students, faculty and staff — tested both on and off-campus. Of the 16 positive cases since Aug. 13, there is an estimated 5 active cases and 11 estimated recoveries.
Saint Mary’s reports that 91% of students and 95% of employees are fully vaccinated as of Aug. 23. The College is only requiring screening tests for those students and employees who are not fully vaccinated or who have received an exemption.