To protect the campus community against an increased presence of illness all housing students will have to test for COVID-19 upon returning for Spring 2022 semester, regardless of vaccination status.

Residential students have 2 testing options:

  1. Proctored at-home test, or
  2. In-person testing in Hatcher Hall

If you’re staying on campus over winter break or arriving late, please see Special Circumstances.

Option 1: Proctored at-home test

Proctored at-home test kits are available weekdays from 11 am–2 pm in Hatcher Hall from January 4th–7th.

  • Proctored at-home tests should be done January 8th before 6 pm EST. Results must be submitted via the SSU app under Self-Report or to for verification by the Health Team.
  • If you run into a testing problem or have a question. Please send a brief description of the issue and your phone number to the Health Team at Testing problems submitted on the 8th will be addressed on January 9th between 9 am and 7 pm. Be on the lookout for the Health Team’s response on that date.

Option 2: In-person testing

In-person testing will occur January 9th from 9 am to 7 pm in Hatcher Hall located at 1001 4th St.

  • APPOINTMENTS ARE REQUIRED. To schedule your testing appointment please sign up online.

Special Circumstances

Residential Students Staying over Winter Break: Students staying on campus over break need to complete an at-home test on January 8th or get tested in Hatcher Hall on January 7th between 11 am and 2 pm.

Late Arrivals: If you will be arriving after January 9th , please email before January 9th at 7 pm.

Spring 2022 Move-in

Once you’ve tested, you will wait in your vehicle until you’ve received your test result via text.

Negative Test Results: Students will proceed to meet their RA at their apartment, show proof of negative test result and retrieve your housing key.

Positive Test Results: A member of the Health Team will be in contact to discuss and arrange quarantine options. We ask those that live 2 hours away or less, to quarantine at home.