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 Oct. 15, 2021

Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests Change in percent positivity from prior week
552 542 (98.2%) 10 (1.8%) Higher

Previous weekly results 

Date Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests
Oct. 8, 2021 619 618 (99.8%) 1 (0.16%)
Oct. 1, 2021 640 633 (98.9%) 7 (1.09%)
Sept. 24, 2021 661 654 (98.9%) 7 (1.06%)
Sept. 17, 2021 610 607 (99.5%) 3 (0.49%)
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
4,307 4,269 (99.1%) 38 (0.88%)

Data above reflects test results received by the Broad Institute.

Off-Campus Positive Tests

Date (Week Ending) Students Staff
Oct. 15, 2021 1 0
Oct. 8, 2021 0 0
Oct. 1, 2021 0 0
Sept. 24, 2021 1 0
Sept. 17, 2021 2 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 Oct. 8, 2021)

Students Faculty/Staff
87% 89%

The data above is subject to change.


City of Fitchburg Testing Data (as of Oct. 14, 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
121,802 4.77% 227 38.5 Lower

Statewide Testing Data (as of Oct. 14, 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
29,672,150 1.82% 18,528 19 Lower