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Bowdoin Fall 2021 COVID-19 Dashboard

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Last Updated: September 23, 2021, 4:00 p.m.

Current Status: Yellow

Details about what status levels means in terms of campus activities and movement are available here

 

Current Data

For students and employees in the Bowdoin testing program and those who report positive results from an outside test. To protect privacy and confidentiality, the College does not disclose identifying information about affected individuals.

New Cases (based on antigen and PCR tests on September 21)

Students
1
Employees
0

Active Cases

2
Students
2
Employees

Students in Isolation: 2

Students who test positive for COVID-19 are moved into a facility set up for isolation. They are not permitted to leave their room. All meals are delivered to them and Bowdoin Health Services monitors their symptoms and progress via "telehealth." Students are allowed to return to their original residence hall only when they have been cleared by Health Services. During isolation, a care team of professionals from the Office of the Dean of Student Affairs, Residential Life, Counseling Services, and others work to ensure that isolated students receive the help and advocacy they need.

Students in Quarantine: 0

According to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), people who are fully vaccinated do NOT need to quarantine after contact with a person who has tested positive for COVID-19 unless they have symptoms. In accordance with CDC guidance, the College will test fully vaccinated students daily for five days after exposure and faculty/staff on days 1, 3, and 5 after exposure. If these individuals test negative after day five, they will no longer be considered a close contact of someone with COVID-19.

Fall 2021 Cumulative Data 

Students
11,248
Total Cumulative PCR Tests
45
Positive Cases
43
Recovered Cases
Employees
2,036
Total Cumulative PCR Tests
3
Positive Cases
1
Recovered Cases

Seven Day Daily totals (based on date test was taken)

Date Student Cases Staff Cases
September 22 0 0
September 21 1 0
September 20 0 2
September 19 0 0
September 18 0 0
September 17 0 0
September 16 0 0