Cases among the 18-22 age group have skyrocketed to nearly 40 percent of new positive COVID-19 cases reported. From March to June, cases in that age group represented less than 10 percent of cases, according to Ohio Health Department data.
Unlike UD, Miami did not update its coronavirus statistics over the Labor Day weekend.
The university on Friday reported 92 new positive cases with 925 cumulative cases among students, There also have been three cases involving staff members with the most recent one reported Thursday, according to Miami’s COVID-19 Oxford campus dashboard.
Miami University’s undergraduate courses will remain remote through at least Sept. 21, and all courses at the University of Dayton are remote until at least Sept. 14.