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  • One (1) person in our testing program have tested positive for COVID this past week. Contact tracing has been completed and support is being provided for these individuals in isolation

    • We have two (2) people currently being supported in isolation after testing positive for COVID-19

    • Six (6) people have recovered and cleared isolation from last week

  • Four (4) people have been identified as close contacts and continue to be supported through their quarantine period

  • Since we started testing in August 2020:

    • We have conducted a total of 24,660 COVID tests

    • 85 community members have received positive test results

    • 83 community members have since recovered

  • It was announced Monday April 26th that all students will be required to have received a COVID-19 vaccination prior to the Fall 2021 semester

  • MassArt is not providing vaccines at this time but we are encouraging and supporting all community members to get the COVID-19 vaccine 

Reach out by email or phone 401-281-9332 to our COVID Team if you learn you were in close contact with someone who now has COVID or are experiencing symptoms.