COVID-19 cases fluctuate across UA system

COVID-19 cases fluctuate across UA system
(Source: WBRC)

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WBRC) - The University of Alabama system reported 52 student COVID-19 positives for the week of March 19-25. That’s up from last weeks report of 36.

The UA System released the new COVID-19 data dashboard Friday, March 26.

The System includes UA, UAB and UAH.

The University of Alabama had 32 positive student cases. UAB had 14 student cases and UAH had 6.

The breakdown of those student cases by university:

UA - 32

UAB - 14

UAH - 6

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 https://uasystem.edu/covid-19-dashboard

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