COVID-19 Dashboard

Active Cases: 9

COVID-19 Dashboard - Spring 2021

Students

Week  Tested this week   Total Tested Positive this week Total Positive
 Feb. 19-25* 113 2095 5 18
 Feb. 12-18 399 1982 3 13
 Feb. 5-11 729 1583 1 10
 Jan. 29-Feb. 4 424 854 3 9
 Jan. 22-28 96 430 0 6
 Jan. 15-21 166 334 1 6

Faculty / Staff

Week  Tested this week   Total Tested Positive this week Total Positive
Feb. 19-25* 14 263 0 3
Feb. 12-18 42 249 0 3
Feb. 5-11 56 207 0 3
Jan. 29-Feb. 4 54 151 0 3
Jan. 22-28 28 97 0 3
Jan. 15-21 32 69 0 3

Updated on February 22, 2021. 

* indicates incomplete data for that week. Dashboard will be updated weekly at a minimum.   

Active cases indicates individuals (campus students or faculty/staff) in isolation on- or off-campus. 

For more data, view the archive.

Campus Updates

Health staff, President Maxey get COVID-19 vaccines

A new tool from the Department of Health might make it easier for other members of the campus community to get their vaccines.

Alumna involved in innovative COVID treatment

This forward-thinking company is helping save lives now with an eye on the future.

Maturity, commitment of students guide Roanoke through historic fall semester

Maroons turned plans into action in the fall, and campus leaders hope to carry that success into the spring.

Everyday preventive actions to avoid the spread of all viruses

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

CARES Act Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund Information (HEERF)

Students

Roanoke College received $888,800 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, for the purpose of providing Emergency Financial Aid Grants to students. The College distributed the $888,800 to 1,755 students who were enrolled full time with the College at the time of the disruption.

  • Final Department of Education Report 7/6/20 (Total Amount of Aid Delivered Updated 45 Days Since Last Report): $888,800 in emergency financial aid grants distributed to 1,755 students.*
    *$888,800 was the total amount of aid Roanoke College received from the Department of Education to be distributed to students. Aid was distributed via ACH e-checks and paper checks directly to students.
  • Department of Education Report 5/22/20 (Total Amount of Aid Delivered 30 Days Since Grant Award Notice): $537,055 in emergency financial aid grants distributed to 1,022 students.

More information can be found in this letter.

Institution

Roanoke College received $888,799 from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, for the purpose of providing institutional support to Roanoke College. See below for the final Department of Education report describing how the funds were used.

  • Final Department of Education Report 10/15/20: $888,799 was used by Roanoke College to provide reimbursements for tuition, housing, room and board, or other fee refunds to students.  See the final report sent to the Department of Education here.