Coronavirus Information


John Brown University resumed face-to-face instruction on Aug. 17 including the opening of residence halls.

  • 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. 

Any student experiencing symptoms should call 479-524-7320
or email rhostler@jbu.edu or rrostoni@jbu.edu.

(Employees email afisher@jbu.edu)

COVID-19 Updates

Last Update: Friday, Oct. 23 at 11:54 a.m.

COVID-19 Cases

 Time Period

 Active Student

Recovered Student

 Active Employee

 Recovered Employee

 Cumulative

Prior to 8/17

1

2

0

12

15

8/17-8/21 

1

3

0

12

16

8/22-8/28

3

4

0

12

19

8/29 - 9/4

11

4

0

12

27

9/5 - 9/11

0

15

0

12

27

9/12-9/18

1

15

1

12

29

9/19 - 9/25

0

16

1

12

29

9/26 - 10/2

1

16

0

13

30

10/3 - 10/9

2

18

0

13

33

10/10 - 10/16

2

20

0

13

35

10/17 - 10/23

2*

21

0

13

36

*Isolation off campus=0; Isolation on campus=2

ADH-Directed Quarantine for Exposure

Time Period

Students in
ADH-Directed Quarantine

Employees in
ADH-Directed Quarantine

8/17-8/21 

1

8/22-8/28

0

1

8/29 - 9/4

0

0

9/5 - 9/11

0

0

9/12-9/18

0

0

9/19 - 9/25

0

0

9/26 - 10/2

0

2

10/3 - 10/9

0

0

10/10 - 10/16

0

0

10/17 - 10/23

0

0


Preliminary Observation
(Includes precautionary separation from general student population)

Time Period

Students Awaiting Test Results

Students Awaiting ADH Contact Tracing

Employees Awaiting Test Results

Employees Awaiting ADH Contact Tracing

8/17 - 8/21 

4

10

1

1

8/22 - 8/28

7

29

1

0

8/29 - 9/4

1

19

 0

0

9/5 - 9/11

0

6

2

1

9/12 - 9/18

0

6

0

3

9/19 - 9/25

1

8

0

2

9/26 - 10/2

0

11 

1

2

10/3 - 10/9

0

0

2

10/10 - 10/16

 0

7

 0

0

10/17 - 10/23 

0

9*

0

1

**  Observation at Home=6; Observation on campus=3

  

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