COVID 19 Testing and Vaccination Data

This page will be updated weekly to keep the Fitchburg State community informed of COVID-19 testing results and vaccination rates. This table will indicate the number of tests administered, as well as total negative and positive results. Results from the previous academic year are posted at this archive.

Fitchburg State results for week ending Sept. 17, 2021

Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests Change in percent positivity from prior week
610 607 (99.5%) 3 (0.49%) Lower

Previous weekly results 

Date Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests
Sept. 10, 2021 553 550 (99.5%) 3 (0.54%)
Sept. 3, 2021 274 271 (98.9%) 3 (1.09%)
Aug. 27, 2021 131 128 (97.7%) 3 (2.29%)
Aug. 20, 2021 155 155 0
Aug. 13, 2021 112 111 (99.1%) 1 (0.89%)

Fitchburg State Academic Year to Date Results (since Aug. 13, 2021)

Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests
1,835 1,822 (99.3%) 13 (0.7%)

Data above reflects test results received by the Broad Institute.

Off-Campus Positive Tests

Date (Week Ending) Students Staff
Sept. 17, 2021 1 0
Sept. 10, 2021 2 1
Sept. 3, 2021 4 1
Aug. 27, 2021 1 0
Aug. 20, 2021 0 1
Aug. 13, 2021 3 0

The data in the table above reflects positive test results of Fitchburg State students, faculty or staff members that are disclosed to the university.


Vaccination Rates (as of Sept. 17, 2021)

Students Faculty/Staff
90% 89%

The data above is subject to change.


City of Fitchburg Testing Data (as of Sept. 16, 2021)

Total Tests Positive Test Percentage (last 14 days) Case Count (last 14 days) Average daily incidence per 100,000 (last 14 days) Change in Percent Positivity
111,241 3.54% 141 23.9 Lower

Statewide Testing Data (as of Sept. 16, 2021)

Total Tests Positive Test Percentage (last 14 days) Case Count (last 14 days) Average daily incidence per 100,000 (last 14 days) Change in Percent Positivity
27,327,406 2.35% 22,489 23.1 Lower