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.

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Several students on the main campus in State College have tested positive for COVID-19.

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According to the university, the number is now at about a 2% positivity rate at certain on or off-campus housing facilities.

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This means that even asymptomatic students are being asked to get tested within the next two days.