COVID-19 Status

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Spring 2021 - Campus Testing Results

The table below is updated to show information about the state of SUNY Old Westbury in relation to the active screening for and presence of COVID-19 on our campus. Information is being updated as testing occurrences and results become available. Results are counted with the weeks in which the tests were taken. No posting of a positivity rate reflects test results that are still to be reported.

WEEK #TESTED AT
SUNY OLD WESTBURY
#STUDENT 
TESTS
#EMPLOYEES TESTED POSITIVITY RATE (STUDENTS)

POSITIVITY RATE
(EMPLOYEES)

POSITIVITY RATE
(CAMPUS)

POSITIVITY RATE
(NASSAU COUNTY)
1/25-1/31 142 3 139 33.33% 0.00% 0.70% 5.98%
2/1-2/7 119 3 116 0.00% 1.72% 1.68% 5.32%
2/8-2/14 229 71 158 0.00% 0.63% 0.47% 4.73%
2/15-2/21 169 57 112 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 4.41%
2/22-2/28 231 73 158        

Updated as of 2/25/2021

Spring 2021 - Total Cases 

The counts below include those cases in Spring 2021 identified through the College's testing efforts and those reported to the campus either by members of our community (self-reporting) or the Nassau County Department of Health. Results are counted with the weeks in which the tests were taken. This table is updated each week on Monday or as reports become available.

WEEK CASES VIA CAMPUS TESTING CASES VIA SELF-REPORTING CASES VIA NCDOH TOTAL CASES
1/25-1/31 1 1 0 2
2/1-2/7 3 1 0 4
2/8-2/14 0 3 0 3
2/15-2/21 0 3 0 3
2/22-2/28        
Cumulative Data 4 8 0 12
Updated as of 2/25/2021

Visit here to view the SUNY System-wide COVID-19 tracker. 

Visit here to view the campus' Winter 2021 COVID-19 reporting.

Visit here to view the campus' Fall 2020 COVID-19 reporting.