Your Top Questions Answered
Question: Can I pick up a test kit from a vending machine to share with others?
Answer: No. Students and employees may pick up one test kit for their own usage on a weekly basis, unless authorized to test more frequently. You cannot share test kits with others.
Question: How often can I pick up a test kit from a vending machine?
Question: If I have symptoms, may I pick up a test kit from a vending machine?
Students: Asymptomatic students and those with mild symptoms may test through the vending machine process. Students with moderate to severe symptoms should contact Student Health Services.
Question: Can anyone living or working on campus pick up a test kit from a vending machine even if they aren't a student or employee?
: Self-administered testing kits are for current UC San Diego campus staff, faculty and students only. For those who do not qualify for self-administered testing and are living or working on campus, you may be eligible for free testing through a provider-administered testing site, such as at the Price Center or a drive-thru location. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to determine if you are eligible