WECHU confirms another case of COVID on campus


 (Windsor, Ontario, November 23, 2020)  ­­–  The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit has confirmed another on-campus case of COVID-19. This latest case is unrelated to previously reported cases. The member of the campus community is self-isolating and all appropriate protocols and cleaning measures have been taken.  As with all COVID-19 cases, the WECHU will take the lead on contact tracing. The University continues to work with and support the Health Unit as needed. There is no additional risk to the campus community at this time.

The University of Windsor is currently following a remote learning model with most classes being held online this semester. Students, staff, and faculty are reminded to restrict social gatherings, practice good hygiene; wear a mask; keep 2m from others when possible; and must complete a self-assessment questionnaire prior to attending campus, available at: www.uwindsor.ca/returntocampus/336/before-going-to-campus

Updates will be provided at: uwindsor.ca/returntocampus

The University’s response to confirmed cases of COVID-19 can be found here: https://www.uwindsor.ca/returntocampus/354/confirmed-case-covid-19-campus



Lori Lewis

Manager, News Services

Office of Public Affairs,

University of Windsor