BROOKINGS – South Dakota State University is now allowing open COVID-19 testing for its students. The testing, which is free for students, runs from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays.
The open testing started Oct. 14. Previously, students needed a referral by the SDSU Student Health Clinic and Counseling Services.
Students can get tested at the drive-thru/walk-thru testing site located near Frost Arena. Enter the parking lot at the southeast corner of Frost Arena.
Students should consider getting tested even if they currently have no symptoms of COVID-19 and no known contact with an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19. Results will be available within approximately 24-36 hours.