Mandatory COVID Surveillance Testing Program

Mandatory Surveillance testing


Surveillance testing clinic is located on the 3rd level of the Murphy garage.

Testing Frequency

  • Residential students – weekly starting the week after arriving back onto campus
  • Commuter students – random sampling of 10% of commuter students weekly

Who does not need to participate

  • Anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 90 days but participation will start again after the 90 day window.
  • Student athletes will participate in mandatory testing through the sports medicine department.

Scheduling test

Residential students - All students should be testing by the week of February 1st. You only need to schedule your appointment once during the week of Feb 1st - 4th and the appointment will continue same day and time for the remainder of the quarter. 

Commuter students will receive an email notifying them they have been selected for surveillance testing for the following week. To schedule your appointment, go onto the patient portal to select a day and time for the week you were selected to test.

What to bring to the test clinic in the Murphy Garage

  • SU ID
  • Altius consent form (needs to be signed once/year) - can show completed consent on the patient portal or print out and bring with you

Do Not come to the surveillance testing clinic if you have any symptoms of COVID or known close contact exposure. Instead call the SHC to schedule diagnostic testing.

If you will be out of town and unable to attend your weekly testing please send email to