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Testing & Reporting

Testing

Students (Symptomatic)

Students that are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 should contact Student Health Services immediately and schedule an appointment for testing. The cost for testing provided through Student Health Services will be billed to insurance for those students that are covered. Insurance pays 100 percent of the testing costs. The self-pay cost is $40 and can be posted to a student's account through Student Business Services. To make an appointment, please call 806-743-2848.

Students (With Concerns/Known Exposure)

Free on-campus testing provided by the Texas Department of Emergency Management will be available to students for the spring semester beginning on Jan. 14. Appointments for testing are not required and students will register at the testing site through their mobile device.

Please wear your masks and maintain social distancing at all times while at the testing location.

Testing Location

2533 15th Street (Located at the southeast corner of the intersection of 15th Street and Akron, across the street from the Student Union)

A limited number of parking spots are available and are time-controlled. To access parking enter campus from 15th Street & University Ave. To access ADA parking for testing enter campus at 19th Street & Boston Ave. or Broadway & University Ave. and access parking from 15th Street & Akron Ave. (Note: If the ADA parking spaces indicated for testing are occupied, vehicles displaying ADA placards can park in adjacent paid parking spaces at no cost.): Parking Map for COVID-19 Testing.

Hours of Operation
Monday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Closed on Jan. 18th in observance of MLK Day)
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED

Faculty/Staff (Symptomatic)

Faculty and staff that are exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 should contact their primary care physician or make an appointment at the Texas Tech Physicians Family Medicine Faculty/Staff Clinic, located in the Student Wellness Center. To make an appointment at the Texas Tech Physicians Family Medicine Faculty/Staff Clinic, please call 806-743-2345.

Faculty/Staff (With Concerns/Known Exposure)

Free on-campus testing provided by the Texas Department of Emergency Management will be available to faculty and staff for the spring semester beginning on Jan. 14. Appointments for testing are not required and faculty/staff will register at the testing site through their mobile device.

Please wear your masks and maintain social distancing at all times while at the testing location.

Testing Location

2533 15th Street (Located at the southeast corner of the intersection of 15th Street and Akron, across the street from the Student Union)

A limited number of parking spots are available and are time-controlled. To access parking enter campus from 15th Street & University Ave. To access ADA parking for testing enter campus at 19th Street & Boston Ave. or Broadway & University Ave. and access parking from 15th Street & Akron Ave. (Note: If the ADA parking spaces indicated for testing are occupied, vehicles displaying ADA placards can park in adjacent paid parking spaces at no cost.): Parking Map for COVID-19 Testing.

Hours of Operation
Monday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. (Closed on Jan. 18th in observance of MLK Day)
Tuesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday: CLOSED

Reporting

Students, faculty and staff that receive a positive diagnosis of COVID-19 by an off-campus medical provider, should report their result immediately using the online platform below. A student, faculty or staff member that receives a positive test result from Student Health Services or the Texas Tech Physicians Family Medicine Faculty/Staff Clinic will be advised whether or not reporting is required.

Quick Assessment

Students, faculty and staff are encouraged to take a daily quick assessment to monitor for symptoms and exposure to COVID-19. Completion of this quick assessment may be required to enter certain classrooms, laboratories and other facilities.

COVID-19 Related Questions

If you have campus COVID-19 related questions, you can call 806-742-5929. Students that have medical questions or need assistance after hours or on the weekends, can call the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center Nurse-on-Demand at 806-743-2911. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, dial 911 immediately.