COVID-19 Testing

 

Update 5/16/22: The walk-up COVID-19 testing area behind UHS is now closed. Self-test kits (PCR and rapid antigen) can be picked up by UMass community members at Draper Hall.

Rapid Testing: UMass students with COVID-19 symptoms can schedule a rapid test at UHS by submitting the Minute Nurse Triage Form on the UMass Patient Portal under “Forms.” If unable to access the portal, students should call 413-577-5229.

Quick Links to COVID-19 Resources

COVID-19 Symptoms

If you have symptoms of COVID-19, isolate and get tested. Symptoms include:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

UHS Respiratory Appointments

An appointment is recommended if you have concerning or severe COVID-19/respiratory symptoms that require the attention of a medical provider. To make an appointment, submit the Minute Nurse Triage Form on the UMass Patient Portal under “Forms.” If you do not have portal access, call (413) 577-5229 to schedule an appointment.

Getting Your Test Results

Rapid Testing: Results will be available within 1-2 hours on the UMass Patient Portal under the "Messages" tab. You will receive an email notification when your results are ready.