MISSOULA - A weekly update of COVID-19 data for the University of Montana shows a spike in the number of cases.
For the week of Sept. 10 - Sept. 16, 24 new cases of COVID-19 were reported. There are currently 25 active cases linked to UM.
In the previous reporting period, Sept. 3 - Sept. 9, just 1 case was reported.
Earlier this week, the UM Athletics Department confirmed several student athletes were in quarantine.