By: KDKA-TV News Staff
STATE COLLEGE (KDKA) – A rise in COVID-19 cases at Penn State University has led to university leaders asking more students to get tested.READ MORE: Federal Agency Issues Alert For Raw Ground Turkey Products With Potential Link To Salmonella
Several students on the main campus in State College have tested positive for COVID-19.READ MORE: Teenage Girls Accused Of Setting House Fire In Ferndale That Sent Officer, Firefighter To Hospital
According to the university, the number is now at about a 2% positivity rate at certain on or off-campus housing facilities.MORE NEWS: Cincinnati To Settle Suit In Death Of Student Kyle Plush Who Called 911
This means that even asymptomatic students are being asked to get tested within the next two days.