Fall 2021 Pre-Semester Testing Report

August 27, 2021

The University has now completed its process of COVID-19 screening and testing for students, faculty and staff returning to campus for the Fall 2021 semester.

A total of 2,023 students, faculty and staff from all campuses were tested between July 20 and August 23, with 94 testing positive, for a positivity rate of 4.6%. The results are broken out below.

Total Tests Completed Total Positive Cases
2,023 94
Macon Campus Student Positive Cases Atlanta Campus Student Positive Cases Savannah Campus Student Positive Cases Columbus Campus Student Positive Cases Macon Campus Faculty/Staff Positive Cases Atlanta Campus Faculty/Staff Positive Cases Savannah Campus Faculty/Staff Positive Cases Student Hospitalizations Faculty/Staff Hospitalizations
53 17 3 0 18 1 2 0 1

The University is not aware of any students, faculty or staff screened and tested during this process who has required hospitalization.

Mandatory surveillance testing of unvaccinated students, faculty and staff will begin the week of August 30.