Due to national shortages, only symptomatic students are able to be tested for COVID-19 at the HRC.
Lack of COVID-19 testing appointments mean treks off campus and worry for students experiencing COVID-like symptoms
By testing asymptomatic students every three weeks, Butler aims to gather more information with which to combat the virus.
Butler University makes improvements to surveillance testing, the quarantine time period, contact tracing staff and daily health check for the spring 2021 semester.
There are several sites throughout Indianapolis where Butler students can get tested before Thanksgiving break.
Some athletes have been tested over five times, and some not at all besides entry testing. A look inside the Athletics department’s COVID-19 protocols and testing.
Butler is continuing to improve their contact tracing and testing that, in addition to students following the guidelines, will improve the chances of in-person instruction until Thanksgiving break.
The university’s COVID-19 testing, response to test results and overall communication with students has been dangerously haphazard, and the repercussions of their contemptible Health and Safety Plan are upending the emotional and physical wellbeing of Butler community members everywhere.