Asymptomatic testing is for individuals who are not presenting symptoms consistent with COVID-19 and is performed to identify cases at early stages to ensure that they isolate themselves to prevent transmission
Symptomatic testing is conducted at University Health Services for students presenting with symptoms that are consistent with COVID-19, as well as results of testing not conducted by UHS, but reported to UHS by faculty, staff, and students
Isolation is the physical separation and confinement of an individual who is reasonably believed to be infected, based on signs, symptoms or laboratory analysis, with a contagious or possibly contagious disease from non-isolated individuals
- Quarantine is remaining at home, not going to gatherings or crowded public places, limiting time outside of your home, and monitoring your health
Travel Quarantine is quarantine related to travel from areas where the State of New Jersey and/or the U.S. Centers for Disease Control consider higher risk and require quarantine
- 10/14/20 update: A graduate student has been added to the asymptomatic testing positive cases for the week ending 9/18/20. This single positive case was among a small number of duplicate test results that were reexamined. The student has since been notified and never developed symptoms. Contact tracing is underway to identify if there was any transmission during the communicable period, which ended 9/26/20.
- The undergraduate student who tested positive for the week ending 10/2/20 was tested on 10/2/20, and while their test result arrived after 10/2/20 we are reporting the positive for the week ending 10/2/20. The student entered isolation after 10/2/20 and therefore their isolation will be reported for the week ending 10/9/20.
- The first day of a seven-day tracking period changed to Saturday from Monday beginning the week of September 5, 2020.