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COVID-19 - Active Cases at NWOSU & Other Information

Northwestern Active COVID-19 Cases - COVID-19 weekly reporting will be suspended with the last report on May 6, 2022.

Reporting will resume if positive cases spike locally.



The following numbers reflect the total active COVID-19 cases for all NWOSU campus locations. These numbers will be updated every Friday afternoon (currently suspended).

Cases as of:

May 6, 2022

  • 0 - Active Student Cases
  • 0 - Active Employee Cases

Student and employee protocol for COVID-19:


What to do if you test positive:

  1. Contact Student Services at studentservices@nwosu.edu to inform the university of your positive test. Provide, in the email, a copy of your positive test result or official documentation showing your medical reasoning for missing class.
  2. Student Services will email your instructors to inform them of the need for you to miss in-person class.
  3. You will need to communicate directly with your instructor to set up arrangements for course material while you are missing in-person class.
  4. If you live on campus, please communicate with your head resident to make living and meal arrangements while you are isolating.

If exposed to a known case:

  1. Evaluate your health to see if you are experiencing symptoms. If so, we encourage you to take a COVID-19 test and follow the steps above if a positive result is determined. NWOSU also encourages students to see a medical professional if you are not feeling well.
  2. If you have questions regarding your situation, please contact Student Services for guidance.


What to do if you test positive:

  1. Contact Human Resources Director to receive guidance per your situation. You will need to provide documentation of your positive test result.

        Cheryl Ellis | 580-327-8530 | clellis@nwosu.edu


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