© 2022 Maine Public
header.jpg
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Maine

University Of Maine Students Begin Returning To Campus

PORTLAND, Maine - University of Maine students are returning to campus for the first time since being sent home in March. Monday marked the start of move-in week in Orono just days after three students tested positive for the coronavirus. Two students are roommates and live off campus, and one student lives in a fraternity house. All three are showing mild symptoms and are quarantining.

On Monday, a returning, out-of-state University of Maine Law student was quarantining after testing positive, as well. UMaine President Joan Ferrini-Mundy said the screening strategy is "working as intended."

Related Content
UMO_Campus_Orono.jpg
  1. UMaine's Orono Campus Is About To Become One Of The Busiest COVID Testing Sites In The Region
  2. UMaine Students Who Violate State's Gathering Limits Could Face Suspension Or Dismissal