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COVID-19 Testing Results

This page will be updated weekly to keep the Fitchburg State community informed of COVID-19 testing results. The university offered testing to all members of the campus community at the start of the academic year and will be conducting surveillance testing for the remainder of the semester. This table will indicate the total negative and positive results for the university-administered tests.

Fitchburg State weekly results as of Sept. 11, 2020

Total Test
Results Processed

Total Negative Tests

Total Positive Tests

Negative
Test %

Positive
Test %

192

192

0

100%

0%

Fitchburg State year to date results (since Aug. 25, 2020)

Total Test
Results Processed

Total Negative Tests

Total Positive Tests

Negative
Test %

Positive
Test %

1,692

1,692

0

100%

0%

Data reflects university-administered test results received by the Broad Institute.

The campus surveillance testing dashboard does not include positive cases that are reported to the university from municipal boards of health. To date, four (4) such positive cases have been reported. Please be aware that these cases are accounted for in the university’s operational decision-making, in that the university monitors trends in the percentage of positive tests and incidence rates from surrounding communities and the state. 

City of Fitchburg data (as of Sept. 16, 2020)

Total Tests 

Total Positive Tests (last 14 days)

Positive Test Percentage (last 14 days)

Case Count (last 14 days)

Average daily incidence per 100,000 (last 14 days)

16,550

24

0.91%

13 2.2

Statewide data (as of Sept. 16, 2020)

Total Tests

Total Positive Tests (last 14 days)

Positive Test Percentage (last 14 days)

Case Count (last 14 days)

Average daily incidence per 100,000 (last 14 days)

3,131,714

5,514

0.90%

4,510

4.6