CORAL GABLES (CBSMiami) – COVID-19 cases are climbing on the University of Miami campus in Coral Gables.
As of Tuesday, university officials have confirmed 96 new coronavirus cases on campus in the past seven days.READ MORE: Arrest Made After Social Media Threat Targets Marjory Stoneman Douglas High
Sixty-nine infected students are now in isolation and about another 100 are quarantining as a precaution.
One staff member has been hospitalized.READ MORE: CBS4 Exclusive: Support Beams At Dadeland Mall Parking Garage Alarms Shoppers
Classes at UM began last week.
The university has suspended or removed students from dorms who are not following health guidelines.MORE NEWS: Florida Farmers Grapple With Transportation Problems
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