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All employees and students on campus must be tested weekly. The test offered on campus is the saliva-based PCR COVID test by Shield T3.

Dates and locations

SLCC Atrium: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Family testing on Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

T3 Testing Calendar - August

TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

To schedule an appointment and to receive the results from your test, download the Safer Community smartphone app from the Apple iOS or Google Play store.

– Sign in using your Gallaudet University single sign-on (SSO) credentials.

– Once signed in, please be sure to go to settings and input all personal information. This is what we will need in order to check in all patients.

– You will receive your test results through this app.

You must be hydrated. Drink fluids beforehand, up to 1 hour before your test.

For 1 hour before your test, you may not:

  • Drink, not even water
  • Eat
  • Chew gum
  • Take medication
  • Brush your teeth
  • Smoke
  • Use chewing tobacco

If your sample cannot be analyzed, you will need to do it again.

Watch one of the videos below that show how to provide a saliva sample:

  • Shield T3 Video Testing – English
  • Video Transcript for Deafblind
  • Shield T3 Video Testing – Spanish

Contact Us

COVID-19

Chapel Hall 102

(202) 250‐2738

(202) 651‐5505

(202) 651‐5704

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