UK, other Kentucky universities resume classes
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - The University of Kentucky resumed classes Monday, Aug. 17.
Students will be taking a mix of in-person, online and hybrid classes.
The school has been testing every returning student for COVID-19.
Currently more than 15,000 students have been tested. 147 have come back positive. That's just a one percent positivity rate.
The university will keep testing students through Aug. 22. More than 30,000 students will have been tested when it's finished.
Faculty and staff can also get a free COVID-19 test on campus.
Eastern Kentucky University, Bluegrass Community and Technical College and Morehead State University also started school Monday.
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