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On‑campus asymptomatic COVID‑19 rapid testing clinic re‑opens in new location Wednesday

Posted by Dalhousie University on August 31, 2021 in General Announcements

To make access to testing even more convenient for the Dal community, Dalhousie University has collaborated with Nova Scotia Public Health to launch a self-swab COVID-19 rapid screening program in Halifax for faculty, staff and students.

Testing will resume this week as we transition locations and prepare for the fall. See details below.

Wednesday, September 1 to Friday, September 3:
Location: Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences building, room 1198
Hours: 12-3 p.m., 8-9 p.m.

Saturday, September 4:
Location: Marion McCain Arts & Social Sciences building, room 1198
Hours: 2-3 p.m., 8-9 p.m.

September 7 and ongoing
Location: University Hall, Macdonald Building
Hours: Monday to Friday, 12-4 p.m.

The clinic is walk-in at this point — no appointment necessary. (Appointments will resume once a new registration system is launched, with walk-ins continuing as well).

Test kits can also be picked up at the following locations:

  • Studley campus: 
    • Student Union Building (starting September 1st), Information Desk, from 8:30am-9pm Monday to Friday, 9am-9pm Saturday, and 11:30am-9pm Sunday.
  • Sexton campus: 
    • F building (aka Chemical Engineering Building), Main Office (aka room 1117), pickup Monday-Friday from 8:30-4pm.
  • Carleton campus: 
    • Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building, Building Services (aka rooms B101 & B102), pickup Monday-Friday From 8:30-4pm.

More information: On-campus rapid testing clinic.