COVID-19 Dashboards

Date Updated: Monday, November 30, 2020 - 12:04 pm

The following COVID-19 data is updated each Friday at noon. Data collection for the Student Health Center and Department of Residence began on August 17, 2020.  In an effort to provide the most accurate information, historical data may be updated as necessary.   

Week of Nov. 23-29: Total self-reported cases were 24—down from 45 the previous week. The percentage of positive test results was 13.49%—down from 20.39% the previous week for on-campus testing from the Student Health Center. You can find more data below or access the weekly snapshot.  

For additional data regarding COVID-19 visit the dashboards for Black Hawk County Public Health, Iowa Department of Public Health, or Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Student Health Center

*The numbers below reflect data collected Monday through Friday. The Student Health Center does not conduct testing on the weekends. Numbers are current as of Monday, 11/30/20. Friday numbers will be added by noon on the following Monday. In accordance with IDPH guidance, counts of 1 through 5 will be represented by a "less than 6" symbol. Zeros and counts of 6 or greater will be released. Inconclusive tests will be included in the the Test Administered column, but not in the Positive Cases or Negative Cases columns.

Weekly Totals

Date Range SHC: # of Tests Administered SHC: # of Positive Cases SHC: # of Negative Cases Positivity Rate
11/23/20-11/29/20 215 29 186 13.49%
11/16/20-11/22/20 358 73 284 20.39%
11/9/20-11/15/20 282 81 199 28.72%
11/2/20-11/8/20 255 96 158 37.65%
10/26/20-11/1/20 123 32 91 26.02%
10/19/20-10/25/20 117 27 90 23.08%
10/12/20-10/18/20 133 13 120 9.77%

Infection Rate Comparison

Nov. 22: UNI’s infection rate was at 1.36% compared to Black Hawk County’s rate of 1.79% and the State of Iowa’s rate of 1.70%.

Infection Rate Comparison Chart for 11-22-20

These numbers reflect the rolling 14-day total of positive cases in an area divided by that area’s total population. Areas compared in this chart include the University of Northern Iowa (UNI), Black Hawk County (BH) and the State of Iowa (IA). The University of Northern Iowa’s population includes students, faculty and staff. The rolling 14-day total of positive cases for Black Hawk County (BH) and the State of Iowa (IA) is pulled from coronavirus.iowa.gov, while the University of Northern Iowa’s rolling 14-day total of positive cases comes from the Student Health Center.

 

Department of Residence Quarantine and Isolation

*Numbers current as of 11/30/20. In accordance with IDPH guidance, counts of 1 through 5 will be represented by a "less than 6" symbol. Zeros and counts of 6 or greater will be released.
 

DOR: # in Quarantine DOR: # in Isolation
24 7

Self-Reported COVID-19 Cases: Weekly Totals

*Numbers are current as of Monday, 11/30/20. Friday - Sunday numbers will be added by noon on the following Monday.
 

Date Range New Cases
11/23/20-11/29/20 24

Self-Reported COVID-19 Cases: Daily Totals

*Numbers are reported daily and are updated as 12:00pm each day.
 


These numbers reflect only daily self-reported COVID-19 cases from UNI students, faculty and staff since September 1, 2020, reported through the Panther Health Survey. Self-reported cases in this table may also be counted in the Student Health Center weekly totals. Therefore, the numbers should not be combined for a grand total.

Self-Reported Cases Archive