COVID-19 Testing Dashboard Updated Sept. 18, 2020

This dashboard reports W&L's Ongoing COVID-19 testing results. It will be updated at least weekly when student and employee test results are received. All positive cases will be posted to the Dashboard within 24 hours of notification.

7-Day Rolling Test Results as of Sept. 18, 2020

Students and Employees Tested
Positive Results
7-Day Average Positivity Rate

Cumulative Test Results – From Aug. 24 to Sept. 18, 2020

Total Students and Employees Tested
Positive Results
Cumulative Positivity Rate

Testing data reported above are based on the university's ongoing diagnostic/indicated/surveillance testing.

  • The data above include diagnostic testing of symptomatic individuals, testing of asymptomatic contacts (students and employees), as well as weekly surveillance testing of high-risk groups, indicated and/or random population sampling.
  • The data are being communicated to state and local health departments (Virginia Department of Health COVID-19 Data).

Read more about W&L's COVID-19 Testing Plan.

Total positive cases reported by date illustrates arrival and ongoing campus-based testing results, and also includes self-reported results from local testing:

Ongoing Testing
Date Positive Result ReceivedStudentEmployee
Sept. 18, 2020 1
Sept. 17, 2020 11
Sept. 16, 2020 2
Sept. 15, 2020 3
Sept. 14, 2020 3
Sept. 12, 2020 1
Sep. 11, 2020 1
Sep. 9, 2020 1
Aug. 24, 2020 1
Arrival Testing
Date Positive Result ReceivedStudentEmployee
Aug. 19, 2020 1
Aug. 9, 2020 1

Isolation and Quarantine (I/Q) Occupancy

Total Bed Capacity
Beds in Use
Current Week's I/Q Bed Occupancy

Final Report of W&L Arrival COVID-19 Testing Results

Completed as of August 24, 2020
Total Students Tested
Student Positive Result
Student Positivity Rate

Total Employees Tested
Employee Positive Result
Employee Positivity Rate

Arrival testing data reported above are based on W&L’s arrival testing program, which included testing of all arriving students and employees between Aug. 5 and Aug. 24.

  • Data include W&L campus and self-reported arrival testing for students and employees.
  • Data do not include 98 students who tested positive for COVID-19 in the three months before campus arrival (4.6% prior 3-month infection rate).
  • All positive test results from campus testing are communicated to VDH and the Central Shenandoah Health District (Virginia Department of Health COVID-19 Data).

W&L COVID-19 Environment Levels

W&L has developed COVID-19 environment levels to provide the university with a structured approach to responding to the pandemic as we return to campus and in-person instruction. Read more about the environmental level indicator and the 13 key indicators.