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On-campus COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing

Updated on: June 29, 2020 | Student Health Services

To protect the health and well-being of the campus community, students, faculty and staff who are returning to campus for Phase 2 (June 22-July13) or Phase 3 (July 14-August 3) of the university’s Return-to-Work Plan are strongly encouraged to have a COVID-19 test.

There will be Drive-thru and Walk-up testing clinics from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on July 1-2 at the Colonial Life Arena Parking Lot A. Appointments required. Tests will be done as a nasopharyngeal swab.

Event Details

July 1-2 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.

No co-pay or out-of-pocket costs; charges filed to health insurance. If an employee does not have health insurance, they can still get tested for free by informing clinic check-in personnel that they are uninsured.

Colonial Life Arena
Parking Lot A
Corner of Greene Street and Lincoln Street
Columbia, SC 29201


Read the full  Student Health Services news publication here.

Visit the UofSC Return-to-Work Plan Here.

Read the UofSC Covid-19: Guidelines for Returning to the Workplace document here.


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