Updated every Friday beginning Jan. 28, 2022.  

Last update: May 13, 2022

Rider University’s Spring 2022 COVID-19 Dashboard is intended to provide meaningful information to assist students, faculty and staff as we work together to help protect the health and safety of our campus community. Learn more about our campus health practices and protocols. Past dashboards are archived and remain available for those who wish to access previous data.

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Vaccination Rates

All faculty and staff who are unvaccinated or who did not report their vaccination status will be required to undergo weekly testing. Exempted students will also undergo requited weekly testing.

96%

of students who will be accessing campus are vaccinated.

4%

of students have received an approved exemption.

98%

of full-time faculty who have reported their status are vaccinated.

91%

of staff who have reported their status are vaccinated.

Confirmed positive cases | Testing | Quarantine | Isolation

Confirmed positive cases

This chart indicates laboratory-confirmed and/or self-reported COVID-19 positive cases reported to the University involving students and employees. Please note: Those who reside or work off campus and have had no contact whatsoever on campus since the start of the fall semester are NOT included in these figures. This data is intended to provide information regarding positive cases related specifically to the physical campus.

Timeframe Students Employees Weekly Total
May 7 - May 13, 2022 6 3 9
April 30 - May 6, 2022 10 2 12
April 23 - 29, 2022 10 3 13
April 16 - 22, 2022 15 3 18
April 9 - 15, 2022 12 2 14
April 2 - 8, 2022 10 2 12
March 26 - April 1, 2022 10 4 14
March 12 - March 25, 2022 3 0 2
March 5 - 11, 2022 0 0 0
February 26 - March 4, 2022 3 1 3
February 19 - 25, 2022 2 2 4
February 12 - 18, 2022 6 1 7
February 5 -  11, 2022 12 2 14
January 29 - February 4, 2022 4 2 6
January 24 - 28, 2022 20 4 24
Cumulative total 123 31 154

On-campus testing

This chart includes the number of COVID-19 tests conducted on campus.  It does not reflect the number of tests that students or employees take off campus.  The Student Health Center tests symptomatic students and students who are identified as close contacts of a positive COVID-19 case.  Surveillance testing numbers include student and employee tests.

Timeframe Tests administered through the Student Health Center Tests administered through weekly  surveillance program Weekly total
May 7 - May 13, 2022 2 6 8
April 30 - May 6, 2022 11 0 11
April 23 - 29, 2022 15 6 21
April 16 - 22, 2022 24 6 30
April 9 - 15, 2022 15 6 21
April 2 - 8, 2022 16 4 20
March 26 - April 1, 2022 10 81 91
March 12 - March 25, 2022 12 83 95
March 5 - 11, 2022 12 90 102
February 26 - March 4, 2022 8 124 132
February 19 - 25, 2022 7 151 158
February 12 - 18, 2022 6 159 165
February 5 - 11, 2022 17 145 162
January 29 - February 4, 2022 3 134 137
January 24 - 28, 2022 5 114 119
Cumulative total 163 1109 1272

Quarantine

Students or employees in quarantine are either unvaccinated close contacts of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 or are either vaccinated or unvaccinated, have symptoms consistent with COVID-19 and are awaiting test results.

Timeframe Students quarantining on campus Students quarantining off campus Employees
May 7 - May 13, 2022 0 0 0
April 30 - May 6, 2022 0 0 0
April 23 - 29, 2022 0 2 1
April 16 - 22, 2022 3 1 0
April 9 - 15, 2022 3 1 1
April 2 - 8, 2022 2 2 1
March 26 - April 1, 2022 3 8 0
March 12 - March 25, 2022 0 0 0
March 5 - 11, 2022 0 0 0
February 26 - March 4, 2022 0 0 0
February 19 - 25, 2022 0 0 0
February 12 - 18, 2022 1 0 0
February 5 - 11, 2022 17 4 0
January 29 - February 4, 2022 3 2 0
January 24 - 28, 2022 7 2 0

Isolation

Students or employees in isolation have tested positive for COVID-19.

Timeframe Students isolating on campus Students isolating off campus Employees
May 7 - May 13, 2022 4 1 1
April 30 - May 6, 2022 1 1 1
April 23 - 29, 2022 4 5 3
April 16 - 22, 2022 8 1 3
April 9 - 15, 2022 8 0 1
April 2 - 8, 2022 3 2 2
March 26 - April 1, 2022 6 2 1
March 12 - March 25, 2022 0 0 0
March 5 - 11, 2022 0 0 0
February 26 - March 4, 2022 0 1 0
February 19 - 25, 2022 0 0 1
February 12 - 18, 2022 3 0 1
February 5 - 11, 2022 7 1 2
January 29 - February 4, 2022 3 1 2
January 24 - 28, 2022 8 0 1

Additional Information

For additional information regarding the University’s contact tracing, testing and reporting procedures, as well as isolation/quarantine guidelines, please review the Resolved and Ready plan. Questions may be directed to [email protected].

Please see New Jersey’s COVID-19 Dashboard for information regarding positive COVID-19 cases throughout the State.