Thursday, November 12, 2020, 4:00 p.m.
Dear Albion Community,
This morning, we received news of three new positive cases in our community.
8 positives in isolation on campus
9 positives in isolation off campus
15,575 tests, 61 positives since 8/4/20
Population positive rate: 3.05%
National rate: 8.2% | Rate for the state of Michigan: 13.76%
Total # of student cases: 53
Total # of employee cases: 8
Total # of false positives: 2
Risk level: Medium
Our community is advised to take extra precaution as cases are on a significant rise in Calhoun County, the state of Michigan, and now on campus.
Self-identification of symptoms is very important. Members of our community have been quick to report symptoms to the COVID-19 office, leading to rapid identification and quarantine of close contacts, thereby protecting the community.
*Changes in cases will be highlighted in the new update format to simplify community reporting.
To keep yourself and others safe, members of our community with symptoms should self-quarantine immediately and notify . Immediate reporting of symptoms allows us to stop the spread of COVID-19 across campus. To bring the rate of infection down:
Office of the President
For more information, see our Positive Test Response Protocol.
Population percentage = % of population testing positive.