TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - The University of Alabama system reported 191 student COVID-19 positive cases from Jan. 29-Feb. 4.
The UA System released the new COVID-19 data dashboard Friday, Feb. 5.
The System includes UA, UAB and UAH.
The breakdown of those student cases by university:
UA - 142
UAB - 33
UAH - 16
Students who tested positive during entry testing were not allowed to report to campus.
From UA System: In consultation with public health and infectious disease experts – and having reviewed COVID-19 trends and projections, as well as data and lessons learned from 2020 – UA System campuses increased the frequency and volume of testing for the spring semester.
The UA System will continue to update the dashboard weekly. For more information, visit their website.