Positive COVID Tests / Exposure to COVID-19

If you test positive or are exposed to someone who tests positive for COVID-19, please follow the advice of your healthcare provider and/or University Health Service.  More information can also be found on UW-Madison’s Covid Response website at https://covidresponse.wisc.edu/  and UHS’s website at https://www.uhs.wisc.edu/medical/covid19-isolation-quarantine/

With the recent CDC changes regarding positive tests and close contacts, as of Thursday afternoon, campus is still working through the new guidance and will be updating the campus Safety Policy.   At this time, employees should follow the guidance of their medical provider or contact Health Services with questions.  Employees are not required to report to their supervisor or Housing HR if they had a COVID positive test or if they were a close contact to a Covid positive person.