10-06-2020 COVID-19 Notification: Confirmed Limited Exposure on Campus
Elgin Community College was notified that a student who attended a class in Building O last week recently tested positive for COVID-19. The affected area is limited to a single location on campus. A thorough cleaning and disinfecting of the area, including the hallways and bathrooms, has been conducted.
Students with potential exposure have all been identified and notified. For employees, Human Resources reaches out to employees who may have been exposed within 48 hours. Additionally, ECC continues to work closely with the Kane County Health Department (KCHD) to ensure that all contact tracing procedures are being followed. In accordance with federal privacy laws, personal information of individuals involved will remain strictly confidential.
Please continue to be attentive to emails from ECC Communications for updates related to COVID-19 and additional information on how the college is working to maintain a safe and healthy campus environment for all. You may also reference elgin.edu/covid19 for announcements and FAQs.