How to Report a Case

If you have been in direct contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for a cumulative total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period starting from 2 days before illness onset) with someone who has COVID-19, have symptoms of COVID-19, have had a COVID-19 test, or have tested positive for COVID-19.


  • If you have symptoms and want to get tested consult your general healthcare provider or call the Louisiana Department of Health at (318)-676-7470. 
  • For employees, notify your direct supervisor and Bill Wolfe in Human Resources at 318-797-5169 or Supervisors must maintain strict confidentiality.

Instructions for Faculty and Staff

Prior to returning to on-campus activities, you must fill out and sign the LSUS Return to Campus Form. Click the box below to access the form.


Guiding principles

  • Efficiently identify a campus positive or direct contact of a positive in order to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 across the LSUS campus community.
  • Follow direction and guidance from LDH and/or local health officials on contact tracing and best practices.
  • Maintain confidentiality of impacted employee/student throughout the process.

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