University Of Illinois increasing restrictions on student activity as COVID-19 cases rise

Matt Bubala

University of Illinois rapid saliva test for COVID-19 now operating under FDA Emergency Use (courtesy of Andrea Darlas/UofI)

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign had implemented a mass coronavirus testing program for staff and students in an effort to keep virus spread on campus under control. Earlier in the week, the university reported rising numbers of positive coronavirus cases and announced a two-week lockdown for undergraduates. Andrea Darlas, Senior Director of Constituent Engagement, tells Matt Bubala more.

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