Auburn University has reached a number of 8 new cases on campus this week bringing the total amount of confirmed cases to 1,908 for the University.

In addition, Lee County experienced 152 new cases in the past 7 days. This brings the county’s total to 4,821 cases since September 8th. This includes 51 confirmed deaths and 14 probable deaths making the total 65 according to the Alabama Department of Public Health. 

Auburn’s Sentinel Testing program which consists of voluntarily testing asymptomatic students, faculty, and staff conducted 616 tests last week and had a 0.49% positivity rate.

If you think you have or have come in close contact with someone who has COVID-19, please reach out to the University Resource Center. They can be contacted at 334-844-6000 as well as by email at