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Vaccination Dashboard

Updated: Friday, October 22, 2021

Community Populations Population # Documented
Vaccinated
% Documented
Vaccinated
# Documents
Pending
% Documents
Pending
Total # Total %
Fairfield Campus Community 6,927 6,451 93.1% 23 0.3% 6,474 93.5%

Notes:
  • Documented Vaccinated includes all community members that submitted documentation after completing the vaccination series
  • Documents Pending includes those community members that declared they will be vaccinated and will be submitting documentation

Inclusions:

  • Undergrad & Grad Students: includes students who are registered for the Fall semester (excludes employees and Online Only who are registered for courses)
  • Employees: includes all Fairfield University hired employees (full-time and part-time faculty and staff)
  • On-Campus Vendors are included with Employees
  • Fairfield Prep employees are included with Employees
  • Excludes Study Abroad students for the Fall

Covid-19 Fall 2021 Testing Dashboard

Test Results Week Ending - 10/22/21
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Surveillance 91 0 841 1 932 1
Diagnostic 5 1 117 0 122 1
External 16 0 74 3 90 3
TOTAL 112 1 1,032 4 1,144 5

Dashboard Archive

Covid-19 Fall 2021 Reopen Testing Dashboard

Note: Reopen Testing Period and data collection ended on 9/14/21 with final counts included below.

Cumulative Results, Start of Reopen - 9/14/21
Total Tests Positive %
Reopen Testing 5,204 13 0.250%
Diagnostic 638 4 0.627%
External 589 12 2.037%
TOTAL 6,431 29 0.451%

*Total includes the Fairfield University community; faculty, staff and students.

Weekly Test Results - 7/7/2021
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Surveillance Testing 61 0 7 0 68 0
Diagnostic 4 0 2 0 6 0
External 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 65 0 9 0 74 0
*Surveillance testing excludes (0) "Inconclusive" tests that will be retested.

Active Positive and Clear Status - 7/7/2021
  Active Positive Cases Cumulative Cleared Daily Today
Faculty and Staff 0 0 0
Students 0 0 0
TOTAL 0 0 0


Cumulative Results - Since 5/24/2021
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Surveillance Testing 525 0 205 0 730 0
Diagnostic 13 0 3 0 16 0
External 0 0 54 0 54 0
TOTAL 538 0 262 0 800 0

Dashboard Notes

  • Surveillance Tests: Includes 100% of the campus community per week for those who are learning or working on campus.
  • Diagnostic Tests: Includes all tests conducted on those reporting symptoms consistent with potential Covid-19 infection, and on those who have been contact traced/exposed to someone who is Covid-19 positive. Diagnostic testing is performed by Fairfield University’s Student Health Center.
  • External: Includes external tests not performed on or by Fairfield University campus.
  • Active Positive Cases: Includes all individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19.
  • Active Positive Cases on Campus: Includes individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19 that have remained in campus isolation housing.  Note: other positive cases may be isolating at home/away from campus.
  • Cleared: Includes individuals who have recovered from Covid-19 who are deemed no longer contagious by medical professionals and are cleared to return to the campus community.
  • Exempt: Students and employees that tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 90 days are exempt from testing; exempt status is maintained by the Student Health Center.

Daily Test Results - 5/20/2021
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Surveillance Testing 0 0 0 0 0 0
Diagnostic 0 0 0 0 0 0
External 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0
*Surveillance testing excludes (0) "Inconclusive" tests that will be retested.

Daily Active Positive and Clear Status - 5/20/2021
  Active Positive Cases Active Positive Cases on Campus Cumulative Cleared Cleared Today
Faculty and Staff 2 0 30 0
Students 7 0 245 3
Residual Repop 0 0 14 0
TOTAL 9 0 289 3
*All Residual Repop have been cleared.

Cumulative Results - Since 2/14/2021
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Surveillance Testing 9,409 17 37,424 106 46,833 123
Diagnostic 157 1 1,160 57 1,317 58
External 161 14 1,803 89 1,964 103
TOTAL 9,727 32 40,387 252 50,114 284

Daily Under Surveillance & Isolation and Inventory & Usage - 5/20/2021
  Occupied Rooms
  Under Surveillance
(Repop & Surveillance)
Isolation
(Repop & Surveillance)
Total Available Total Occupied
Campus 0 0 128 0
Hotel 0 0 47 0
Home/Other 2 9 -
TOTAL 2 9 175 0
*Maximum available inventory: 175; Campus = 128; Hotel = 47.

7-Day Rolling Average Active Positive Cases

7-Day Rolling Average Active Positive Covid-19 Cases graph

Active Positive Cases

Active Positive Cases


Dashboard Notes
The attached dashboard excludes repopulation testing; repopulation testing ended on 2/13/21. The data may be adjusted as final results are completed.

  • Repopulation Testing: The process began on January 21, 2021 and concluded on February 13, 2021 with nearly 13,000 tests conducted via a combination of at-home test kits supplied by Fairfield University prior to arrival to campus and follow-up on-campus tests. Overall infection rate of less than 1%.
  • Covid-19 Spring Tracking Dashboard: Fairfield’s Spring Tracking Dashboard will be released daily Monday through Friday; data will be frozen at midnight the day prior to each release.
  • Surveillance Tests: Includes 100% of the campus community per week for those who are learning or working on campus.
  • Diagnostic Tests: Includes all tests conducted on those reporting symptoms consistent with potential Covid-19 infection, and on those who have been contact traced/exposed to someone who is Covid-19 positive. Diagnostic testing is performed by Fairfield University’s Student Health Center.
  • External: Includes external tests not performed on or by Fairfield University campus.
  • Active Positive Cases: Includes all individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19.
  • Active Positive Cases on Campus: Includes individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19 that have remained in campus isolation housing.  Note: other positive cases may be isolating at home/away from campus.
  • Cleared: Includes individuals who have recovered from Covid-19 who are deemed no longer contagious by medical professionals and are cleared to return to the campus community.
  • Exempt: Students and employees that tested positive for Covid-19 in the past 90 days are exempt from testing; exempt status is maintained by the Student Health Center.
  • Isolated on Campus:  Includes individuals positive for Covid-19 who are isolating in the on-campus Isolation Center; Fairfield University has an isolation bed capacity of 128.  Note: other positive cases may be isolating at home/away from campus.
  • Under Surveillance By University: Includes individuals who have been identified through contact tracing or who have voluntarily reported they are quarantining due to possible exposure or travel. Fairfield University has a ftotal bed capacity of 175.

Test Results - 12/17/2020
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Random Surveillance 0 0 0 0 0 0
Selected Populations 0 0 0 0 0 0
Diagnostic 0 0 0 0 0 0
External 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0

Active Positives and Clear Status - 12/17/2020
  Active Positive Cases Active Positive Cases on Campus Cumulative Cleared Cleared Today
Faculty and Staff 1 0 32 0
Students 10 1 604 0
TOTAL 11 1 636 0

Cumulative Results - Since 9/1/2020
  Faculty and Staff Students Total
Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive Total Tests Positive
Random Surveillance 586 4 1,835 31 2,421 35
Selected Populations 1,853 12 9,912 177 11,765 189
Diagnostic 13 2 1,535 231 1,548 233
External 34 15 453 175 487 190
TOTAL 2,486 33 13,735 614 16,221 647

Under Surveillance & Isolation and Inventory & Usage - 12/17/20
  Occupied Rooms
  Under Surveillance Isolation Total Available Total Occupied
Conference Center 1 1 62 2
Hotel 0 0 50 0
Home/Other 22 10 -
TOTAL 23 11 112 2
*Maximum available inventory: 114; Conference Center = 64; Hotel = 50

7-Day Rolling Average Active Positive Cases

7-Day Rolling Average Active Positive Covid-19 Cases graph

Active Positive Cases

Active Positive Cases


Report Notes

  • Repopulation Testing: The process began on August 24, 2020 and concluded with 3,917 tests administered via on-campus testing and 1,563 external tests submitted to Fairfield University with a total of 6 positives.
  • Covid-19 Tracking Dashboard: Fairfield’s Tracking Dashboard will be released daily Monday through Friday; data will be frozen the day prior to each release.
  • Random Surveillance Tests: Includes purely random sample testing across the campus community.
  • Selected Population Tests: Includes a stratified sample of subpopulations selected randomly and other higher-risk groups.
  • Diagnostic Tests: Includes all tests conducted on those reporting symptoms consistent with potential Covid-19 infection, and on those who have been contact traced to someone who is Covid-19 positive. Diagnostic testing is performed by Fairfield University’s Student Health Center.
  • External: Includes external tests for in-person employees, as well as Beach students and those approved to remain on campus as of 12/1.
  • Active Positive Cases: Includes all individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19.
  • Active Positive Cases on Campus: Includes individuals that have tested positive and have not yet been “cleared” or recovered from Covid-19 that have remained in campus isolation housing.
  • Cleared: Includes individuals who have recovered from Covid-19 who are deemed no longer contagious by medical professionals and are cleared to return to the campus community.
  • Isolated on Campus: Includes individuals positive for Covid-19 who are isolating in the on-campus Isolation Center. Note: other positive cases may be isolating at home/away from campus. Fairfield University has an isolation bed capacity of 64.
  • Under Surveillance By University: Includes individuals who have been identified through contact tracing or who have voluntarily reported they are quarantining on campus due to possible exposure or travel. Fairfield University has a bed capacity of 114.

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