COVID-19 Screening Program
The University's non-invasive, saliva-based screening program is available to members of the campus community experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, known COVID-19 exposure, or related to COVID-19 travel requirements.
Self-service COVID-19 testing kits are available for individuals experiencing COVID-like symptoms, for individuals exposed to COVID-19, or for individuals needing COVID-19 testing for travel requirements.
Individuals NOT experiencing COVID symptoms can also get screened in person on the Pocatello campus. In-person screening is located on the 2nd Floor of the University Health Center. Please use the north side entry. In-person screening is available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
In-person screening is not available at this time at the Meridian and Idaho Falls campuses.
For more information about the University's screening program, call (208) 282-5000.
If you have symptoms of COVID-19, please call the University Health Center at (208) 282-2330 AND fill out the online self-report form.
Idaho State's COVID-19 Hotline: (208) 282-2705
Screenings are non-invasive and saliva-based
Please do not eat or drink 1-hour prior to giving a sample.
Please also do not use tobacco products, eats mints, or chew gum 1-hour prior to giving a sample.
University Health Center
Use the 2nd floor entry on the north side of the building for in person screening
Drop-off for self-screening 24/7
In-person screening 10 a.m to 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
Drop-off samples will be FedExed at 2pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday. No samples will be FedExed Friday, Saturday, Sunday and holidays.
Results will be emailed to your ISU health portal within 28 - 48 hours
Please phone University Health (208) 282-2330 or Screening Site (208) 282-5000 with questions regarding your results.
Monday - Friday
8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Covid kits are available at the front desk in the clinic area.
Samples are Fedexed on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Student Services (Room 202)
Bennion Student Union
Monday - Wednesday
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Self-service COVID-19 Testing Kits are available Mondays through Wednesdays after 4 p.m. near the southeast corner of the Bennion Student Union.
No appointment necessary