RIT COVID-19 Fall Semester 2020 Dashboard

This COVID-19 Dashboard reflects information from August 19, 2020 to January 24, 2021. The following is for informational purposes only.

This dashboard was last updated: Thursday, January 28, 2021.

Total Positive Cases Since August 19
(First Day of Classes)

196

Students

160

Employees

Our COVID Response team of administrators and health professionals works closely with the Monroe County Health Department when handling positive tests for students, faculty, or staff who are circulating on campus. It is important to note that not all instances will necessarily have occurred on-campus and may not present any risk of transmission to the broader RIT community.

Number of Students in Quarantine and Isolation

Quarantine*

Quarantine separates and restricts the movement of people who were exposed to a contagious disease to see if they become sick.

10

On campus

47

Off campus

Isolation

Isolation separates sick people with a contagious disease from people who are not sick.

5

On campus

28

Off campus

Number of Tests Administered by
Student Health Center

14,042*

Tests to date

* In addition, RIT implements an early surveillance program that includes wastewater testing twice a week. To date, these samples cover nearly 6,500 individuals.

Quarantine/Isolation
Bed Availability On-campus

90%

Beds available

Surveillance Testing

X%

Positive

Regional Factors

For information about regional COVID statistics, visit the Monroe County dashboard and the NY Dashboard by Region.