Gallaudet College has moved the remaining lessons this semester, in addition to closing exams, on-line, The Washington Post reported.
College students have additionally been inspired to maneuver out of dormitories. Nonetheless, the college hopes that graduation might be in particular person.
At Gallaudet, the positivity price for COVID-19 rose from lower than 0.5 p.c to 2.6 p.c in simply two weeks, from April 11 to 27.
Howard University, which can also be in Washington, made the same determination this month.