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 semester and academic year are posted at this archive.

Fitchburg State results for week ending May 13, 2022

Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests Change in percent positivity from prior week
177 172 (97.18%) 5 (2.82%) Higher

Data above reflects PCR test results processed by the Broad Institute.

Date (Week Ending) Total Test
Results Processed
Total Negative Tests Total Positive Tests Change in percent positivity from prior week
May 6, 2022 259 252 (97.3%) 7 (2.7%) Higher
April 29, 2022 336 331 (98.5%) 5 (1.49) Higher
April 22, 2022 250 247 (98.8%) 3 (1.3%) Higher
April 15, 2022 285 283 (99.3%) 2 (0.7%) Lower
April 8, 2022 272 269 (98.9%) 3 (1.1%) Lower
April 1, 2022 270 266 (98.5%) 4 (1.48%) Higher
March 25, 2022 237 235 (99.16%) 2 (0.84%) Higher
March 18, 2022 113 113 (100%) 0 Unchanged
March 11, 2022 34 34 (100%) 0 Lower
March 4, 2022 336 332 (98.8%) 4 (1.19%) Higher
Feb. 25, 2022 286 286 (100%) 0 Lower
Feb. 18, 2022 358 353 (98.6%) 5 (1.4%) Higher
Feb. 11, 2022 413 408 (98.8%) 5 (1.21%) Lower
Feb. 4, 2022 383 371 (96.7%) 12 (3.13%) Lower
Jan. 28, 2022 579 558 (96.4%) 21 (3.63%) Lower
Jan. 21, 2022 1,304 1,249 (95.8%) 55 (4.2%) Lower
Jan. 14, 2022 424 393 (92.7%) 31 (7.3%) Lower
Jan. 7, 2022 382 318 (83.2%) 64 (16.75%) Lower

Data above reflects PCR test results processed by the Broad Institute.

Rapid Antigen Test results

Test Date (Week Ending) Total Test Results Processed Negative Positive
May 13, 2022 3 3 (100%) 0
May 6, 2022 7 5 (71.4%) 2 (28.6%)
April 29, 2022 14 5 (35.7%) 9 (64.29%)
April 22, 2022 11 10 (90.9%) 1 (9.09%)
April 15, 2022 5 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
April 8, 2022 6 6 (100%) 0
April 1, 2022 0 0 0
March 25, 2022 3 3 (100%) 0
March 18, 2022 113 113 (100%) 0
March 11, 2022 23 23 (100%) 0
March 4, 2022 5 4 (80%) 1 (20%)
Feb. 25, 2022 2 2 (100%) 0
Feb. 18, 2022 3 3 (100%) 0
Feb. 11, 2022 1 1 (100%) 0
Jan. 28, 2022 2 2 (100%) 0
Jan. 21, 2022 729 676 (92.7%) 53 (7.27%)
Jan. 14, 2022 2 2 (100%) 0
Jan. 7, 2022 5 3 (60%) 2 (40%)

Calendar Year-to-Date Results

Total Test Results Negative Positive
7,632 7,335 (96.1%) 297 (3.89%)

Year-to-date data above includes results from the Broad Institute as well as rapid antigen tests administered on-campus.


Quarantine/Isolation Data

Date (Week Ending) Quarantine Isolation
May 13, 2022 0 0

Off-Campus Positive Tests

Date (Week Ending) Students Staff
May 13, 2022 9 9

The data in the table above reflects positive test results of Fitchburg State students, faculty or staff members that are disclosed to the university. Posted data is subject to change as disclosures to the university are sometimes delayed by reporting parties.


Vaccination Rates*

Students Faculty/Staff
90% 96%

*Data as of March 2022. The data above is subject to change.


City of Fitchburg Testing Data (as of May 19, 2022)

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
187,865 6.08% 175 29.7 Higher

Statewide Testing Data (as of May 19, 2022)

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
44,689,335 8.11% 49,877 51.2 Higher