The Numbers: How Well Are Students Complying with Campus COVID Rules?
29 reports of off-campus gatherings, 15 reports of mask violations, 2 parties canceled, and more
It’s the question on everyone’s mind with the coronavirus in our midst. Are students abiding by the rules? Not partying. Social distancing. Masking up.
The question took on greater interest after Northeastern University announced it had suspended 11 students for failing to do those things. Each Friday we’ll share the numbers showing how compliant BU students are being and what’s happening to those who step out of line. “I want students to say to each other, ‘Don’t do that!’” says Kenneth Elmore (Wheelock’87), associate provost and dean of students. “They are saying, ‘We’ve got something good here, don’t mess it up.’”
Since August 26, here are some statistics: