On September 11, 2018, a Northeastern student was diagnosed with mumps. This student has recovered and no other individuals in recent contact with this student are reported to have been infected.
Northeastern University continues to investigate any potential infections and encourage any student with concern over a possible illness to contact or come to the University Health and Counseling Services (UHCS) for assessment. UHCS works closely with the Massachusetts Department of Health and Boston Public Health Commission to follow all guidelines and updates on infectious diseases.
Please see our Frequently Asked Questions Information Sheet for information on mumps.