Troy University addresses COVID-19 student, faculty positive tests

Troy University COVID-19 Update

TROY, Ala. (WAFF) - Following a Troy University student and faculty member testing positive for COVID-19, university officials issued an update on Thursday.

The university said both individuals self-reported to the university and are currently following self-quarantine guidelines.

The university said neither the student nor the faculty member is a resident of Troy or Pike County, and the student did not live in on-campus housing. Neither has been on campus or in contact with students, faculty or staff since the start of Spring Break, which was March 9-13.

The university has been in contact with the Alabama Department of Public Health about both cases, and ADPH will investigate and contact anyone who may be at risk to exposure.

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