Coronavirus Information

Spring 2021

Any traditional undergraduate student experiencing symptoms should call 479-524-7320 or email rhostler@jbu.edu or lhart@jbu.edu. (Employees, please email afisher@jbu.edu)


Spring 2021 classes resume on Feb. 1 and continue until May 20. 

  • Close-fitting masks are required inside all campus buildings and outside if you can't maintain 6-foot distancing. All visitors must adhere to these guidelines.
  • The on-campus workforce, including faculty and essential services, has been limited to approximately 50%. The remainder of the workforce is working remotely. All student services are operating.
  • The Dining Hall is closed to outside community members due to COVID-19 and space limitations.
  • External events will not be hosted at JBU without specific approval from the Cabinet. 

 

COVID-19 Updates - Spring 2021

(Reporting excludes positive cases discovered during pre-return surveillance testing.)

 Time Period

 Active Student Cases

Active
Employee
Cases

Cumulative
Cases

 Students in Observation1

Employees in Observation2

 Cumulative Observation

2/3 - 2/5

1

3

4

6

4

10

2/6 - 2/12

4

2

6

18

 2

24

2/13 - 2/18

1

0

8

 3

0

24

2/19 - 2/25

0

0

8

1

0

25

2/26 - 3/4

0

0

8

0

0

25

3/5 - 3/11

1

0

9

 0

0

25

3/12 - 3/18

1

0

9

2

0

28

3/19 - 3/25

0

0

9

0

0

28

3/26 - 4/1

1

0

10

0

0

29

4/2 - 4/8

1

0

10

 4

0

33

4/9 - 4/15

0*

0

10

3**

0

36

Isolating due to exposure to a positive person. If symptoms develop, students will be tested. 
2 Waiting on test results due to symptoms; Isolating due to exposure to a positive person. 
* 0 in quarantine on-campus; 0 in quarantine off-campus
**0 in isolation on-campus; 3 in isolation off-campus