CHICAGO (CBS) — The University of Chicago lifted its stay at home directive this morning for all students.
In-person classes will resume on Thursday.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Illinois: Average Infection Rate Falls To Lowest Point Since Late March; Vaccinations Still Lagging From April Peak
The University of Chicago made all classes remote after an outbreak on campus. Most of the initial cases were among students living on campus. But there were enough off-campus cases for everyone to switch to remote classes as a precaution.READ MORE: Illinois Launches 'Time For Me To Drive' Tourism Campaign As State Prepares To Fully Reopen Next Month
It isn’t just college campuses dealing with COVID outbreaks.
Hinsdale District 86 is now at it’s highest number of positive cases since January. So far, 18 cases have been reported. Now 155 students and staff are in quarantine and 55 students in Hinsdale District 181 are quarantined because of close contact.MORE NEWS: Chicago Bears Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale Wednesday Night
There are 28 positive cases in the Geneva School District with 235 who are now quarantining.