44 students tested positive since Tuesday, and the five-day average of new cases has dropped from 12.2% to 11.8%.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A shelter-in-place order at the University of Pittsburgh appears to be paying off.

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New COVID-19 cases at the Oakland campus are beginning to decline.

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44 students tested positive since Tuesday, and the five-day average of new cases has dropped from 12.2% to 11.8%.

105 students are currently in isolation.

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Since Tuesday, six new faculty or staff members have tested positive for the virus.