COVID-19 resources

Information for students who have been tested for COVID-19.

What should I do if my test is positive?

  • Follow CDC guidelines for isolation
  • If you live on campus, you will receive information regarding isolation following your self-report.


  • Take your temperature with a thermometer daily and write down your results. (Fever = 100.4 F or greater.)
  • Drink plenty of non-alcoholic fluids.
  • Take acetaminophen (Tylenol) for fever and/or pain if you do not have any contraindications.
  • Eat as tolerated without restrictions.
  • Watch for signs of severe illness (see below). Call 911 or go to the ER if you develop any of these symptoms (also call the facility to alert them you are coming):
    • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath.
    • Persistent dizziness, confusion, or inability to respond.
    • Not drinking enough fluids or not urinating.
    • Severe or persistent vomiting.
    • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest or abdomen.
    • Fever or cough that improves but then returns or worsens.
    • Worsening of chronic medical conditions.

Where can I read more about COVID-19?