On-Campus Testing

COVID-19 PCR tests are currently available for faculty, staff, and students as outlined below.

We encourage any member of the community who is concerned about COVID-19 to get tested according with MDH’s current testing recommendations, especially those who are:

  1. Symptomatic, even if fully vaccinated
  2. Identified by public health officials as close contacts of a confirmed case of COVID-19
  3. Required to be tested for participation in athletics, clinicals, etc.
  4. Returning from travel (domestic or international)

Asymptomatic Testing

Individuals who are not displaying COVID-19 symptoms, are being tested for surveillance purposes, and/or are getting tested for travel should plan to utilize one of the following options:

  • On campus testing provided by Curative will be available as follows during the summer months:
    • Through June 10: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in CDC Room 5
    • June 13 to August 26: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the lobby of the Frey Theater
  • Additional testing options are available off campus, including at the state of Minnesota's free Community Testing sites. Testing providers, such as pharmacies and clinics, can also be found through the state’s Find Testing Locations map.

Symptomatic Testing

Over the summer, testing for students who are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms will be available by by appointment on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Health and Wellness Clinic. These appointments, which include an office visit with a provider, can be scheduled via the patient portal, and will be billed to insurance