COVID-19 weekly snapshot

The following information is a supplement to the university's COVID-19 Public Health Data weekly updates. It is intended to provide a brief snapshot of the data and trends identified by Iowa State's public health team. 

Week of Oct. 12 - 18

  • Total positive test results (on-campus testing and self-reports): 22. The weekly positivity rate is 1.79%.
  • Since Aug. 1, the university has tested 11,184 students, faculty and staff (this does not include move-in testing at Lied Recreation). Of that number, 9,972 tested negative (89.2%) and 1,212 tested positive (10.8%).
  • For the past two weeks, 166 individuals were in quarantine and 24 close contacts later tested positive.

Archive of previous weekly snapshots (as of Sept. 21, 2020).